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While the PM is in the US, Shehbaz and Biden will probably meet.

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif may meet with President Joe Biden during his trip to New York to attend the 77th session of the UN General Assembly, it was revealed on Saturday, amid improving relations between Pakistan and the US.

The premier will arrive in the US on September 19 and leave for home on September 24 following a busy five-day tour during which he will also meet with the leaders of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank, according to a report from The News (WB).

The Pakistani PM is set to address the UNGA on September 23. He will be joined by important members of his federal cabinet during his tour.Although the timetable of the premier’s engagements in the US is not yet revealed, the report indicated that PM Shehbaz and FM Bilawal Bhutto may meet with US President Joe Biden.

Shehbaz Sharif and Bilawal Bhutto will attend the dinner event that President Biden is hosting for the heads of state and government when they are visiting the US.At one of these receptions, former president Pervaiz Musharraf met with then-US President George Bush in-depth but in secret.

PM Shehbaz Sharif will meet with the presidents of Turkey, Iran, and his counterparts from Spain and other nations in addition to speaking at a conference on food security and climate change.

The UNGA session this year is notable because it will be the first time since 2019 that world leaders will convene in person after the Covid-19 pandemic forced the 2020 and 2021 sessions to be held virtually.

PM Shahbaz will reportedly speak at a summit on school reforms on September 20 and attend the UN General Assembly’s first session, which will also address ways to solve the pandemic’s detrimental effects on education.