Islamabad: Pakistani Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said that US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo revealed that the United States will not try to block Pakistan’s request for International Monetary Fund or IMF bailout.
Fawad Chaudhry revealed that Mike Pompeo assured to not block Pakistan’s request of IMF bailout.
The comments, which Fawad Chaudhry said that Mike Pompeo made amid his visit to Pakistan on Wednesday, distinct difference an unmistakable difference to Mike Pompeo’s admonitions in July that the United States had genuine reservations about the IMF offering cash to Pakistan because of concerns Islamabad would utilize the money to satisfy Chinese credits.
Those remarks shook Islamabad, which is confronting a money emergency and may have no alternative yet to swing again to the IMF for a protect if staunch partners China and Saudi Arabia don’t offer more advances to prop up its outside cash saves.
Fawad Chaudhry told that relations between the US and Pakistan were “broken” before Mike Pompeo’s outing to Islamabad however the visit had “set numerous things straight” and re-empowered ties.