Prince William and Kate to visit Pakistan in the autumn
June 30, 2019 12:52 PM NPT
Britain's Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, visit Deepdale Hall Farm, a traditional fell sheep farm, in Patterdale, Cumbria county, Britain June 11, 2019. Owen Humphreys/Pool via REUTERS
LONDON, June 30: Prince William and his wife Kate will visit Pakistan in the autumn at the request of Britain’s Foreign Office, Kensington Palace said on Saturday.
Further details will be provided in due course, their office said.
Pakistan’s high commissioner in London welcomed the announcement.
“The upcoming Royal Visit is a reflection of the importance the United Kingdom attaches to its relations with Pakistan,” said Mohammad Nafees Zakaria.
“The two countries enjoy historical links which both sides wish to strengthen further,” he said.