Dr Majeed is a career diplomat and was portion as Pakistan’s envoy to Tokyo.
He transposed Ali Jehangir Siddiqui who was nominated by a PML-N supervision days before a depart though stayed here for some-more than 7 months from May 9 to Dec 25, 2018.
Dr Khan would be Pakistan’s 29th Ambassador to a United States.
He served as Pakistan’s Charge d’Affaires ad halt to a United States from May 2013 to Jan 2014 and as Deputy Chief of Mission from Mar 2012 to Sep 2015.
Former Pakistani ambassador, Senator Sherry Rehman, welcomed a appointment of Majeed saying, she “strongly cheered” this development.
“He hold a pursuit for 6 months after we had quiescent and even while we was serving, (he was) a stellar, honest and intelligent diplomat, means to pierce with a times and challenges,” she tweeted.
Couple of months after a stream supervision took charge, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry reliable pronounced in Oct that it had been motionless to mislay Pakistan Ambassador to a United States.
During a assembly with journalists, a apportion pronounced that Pakistan’s High Commissioner in Canada, Tariq Azeem would also be transposed as both a diplomats were allocated on domestic drift by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government.
On Jan 2, US President Donald Trump had also voiced his enterprise to accommodate Prime Minister Imran Khan for talks on US-led efforts to jump-start a Afghan assent process.
“I demeanour brazen to assembly a folks from a new care in Pakistan and we will be doing that in not-too-distant future,” he said.
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