US: (US considers Pakistan responsible nuclear state: Envoy)

ISLAMABAD:Pakistan Ambassador to the United States (US) Jalil Abbas Jilani has said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and President Obama, besides deliberating on ways and means to further strengthen bilateral ties and cooperation in diverse areas, will also discuss regional and international issues of mutual interest.

Talking to media in Washington, he said the United States considers Pakistan a responsible nuclear state, whose nuclear assets are in safe hands.