United States Congresswoman Ilhan Omar met former prime minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan at his Bani Gala residence on Wednesday.
The two discussed Islamophobia and other issues during the meeting, senior PTI leader Shireen Mazari said in a Twitter post.
“Ilhan expressed her admiration for Imran Khan and his position on and work against Islamophobia globally,” Mazari wrote.
The ousted premier also appreciated Omar’s courageous principled stance on issues.
Meeting with NA speaker
Earlier in the day, the US congresswoman, along with her delegation, called on the National Assembly Speaker Raja Pervaiz Ashraf at the Parliament House, a press release from the NA Secretariat said.
During the meeting, the speaker maintained that relations between Pakistan and USA are vital for regional progress and development.