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Maleeha briefs newly elected UN chief over South Asia, Afghanistan

NEW YORK: Pakistan’s Permanent Representative Maleeha Lodhi called on newly elected United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres and briefed him over South Asia and Afghanistan.

She also conveyed Pakistan’s congratulations on his election as the new UN Secretary General.

Antonio Guterres had visited Pakistan five times as High Commissioner of UN Human Rights Council. He hailed Pakistan’s role for Afghan refugees. He continued that Pakistan had a crucial role in the region. Antonio Guterres said that Pakistan’s services for regional peace were admirable.