By Islamuddin Sajid and Aamir Latif
Saudi Arabia’s crown prince on Monday ordered the immediate release of 2107 Pakistani prisoners languishing in Saudi prisons.
The move came at the request of Pakistani Premier Imran Khan during a state visit by Mohammad bin Salman to the Pakistani capital of Islamabad, according to an official.
"As a sequel to Prime Minister of Pakistan request, His Royal Highness the Crown Prince of KSA [Kingdom of Saudi Arabia] Mohammad Bin Salman has ordered the immediate release of 2107 Pakistani prisoners Saudi
On Saturday, Khan made a request to bin Salman that Saudi Arabia
Khan later thanked bin Salman for the gesture, saying that the crown prince had "won the hearts of the people of Pakistan," after his remarks that he should be considered "Pakistan’s ambassador to Saudi Arabia."Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.