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Pakistan president to visit Sri Lanka: official

[AFP, Sunday, 24 October 2010 15:15 No Comment]

ALeqM5gkWqOSbs8H09ub2FPCqrQYPNRMMA Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari will visit Sri Lanka next month in a bid to boost trade and security cooperation, an official said Sunday.

Zardari will be accompanied by foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and a group of Pakistani businessmen, a foreign ministry official said.

"The two days of meetings will centre around security and trade cooperation between both countries," the official said.

Pakistan is a key supplier of small arms to Sri Lanka and also offers training to Sri Lankan security personnel.

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