PM Shahbaz Meets USA President At Reception In New York US President Joe Biden, in the meeting.
US President Joe Biden expressed his grief over the hundreds of deaths in the devastating floods in Pakistan and sympathized with the affected families. Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif thanked the US President for his condolences and sympathy. Special thanks to the US President for his message to the community and his support to Pakistan.
PM Shahbaz Meets USA President At Reception In New York
The Prime Minister thanked the American government and the people for the visit of the head of the American Agency for International Development (USAID) to Pakistan and for sending aid. He expressed the determination of the American President Joe Biden to continue helping Pakistan in the difficult humanitarian situation.
Earlier, in his address to the UN General Assembly, Biden made a fervent pitch for extending help to Pakistan where floods had caused huge devastation.
In his address, Biden announced over $2.9 billion in new assistance to address global food insecurity, building on the $6.9 billion in US government assistance to support global food security already committed this year.
Earlier this month, a senior adviser of the US Secretary of State visited Pakistan and the Biden administration also approved the $450 million sale of F-16 equipment to Pakistan.