Wednesday, July 20, 2011
The youngest foreign minister of Pakistan, Hina Rabbani Khar took oath
Hina Rabbani Khar has taken oath as Federal Minister for foreign affairs.
According to the presidential spokesman, in the absence of the president acting President Farooq Naek administered the oath at the ceremony held at the President House.
Hina Rabbani Khar,now 34 years of age is expected to meet US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the sidelines of the regional ASEAN forum in Indonesia this week.
"On the advice of Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, the president of Pakistan decided to appoint Ms. Hina Rabbani Khar as federal minister for foreign affairs," .
"Khar is the youngest and first woman foreign minister in the history of Pakistan."
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