Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan who has been intensely trying to internationalise the Kashmir issue has now discussed the situation with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.
Khan, who visited Tehran on Sunday, to ease tensions between regional rivals Iran and Saudi Arabia, held talks with President Rouhani and later met Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
Pakistan Foreign Office in a statement said Khan discussed the situation in Kashmir with Rouhani and expressed gratitude over “Iran’s support” on the Kashmir issue.
While India has reiterated that there is no need for third-party mediation, for it is an internal matter of the country, Khan has been raking up the Kashmir issue at the global level.
Imran Khan is also expected to visit Saudi Arabia on Tuesday.