US’ Pompeo contacts Bajwa to advance bilateral ties

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Saqib Ul Islam in “View 360 covered these topics:
• United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a phone call to Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa to discuss bilateral ties and regional situation various matters, including strategy in South Asia.
• Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani announced on Thursday a temporary ceasefire with Taliban until June 20, though it was not immediately clear if the armed group had agreed.
• US President Donald Trump, whose rhetoric and policies have infuriated the Muslim community, has hosted his first Iftar – the sunset meal had by Muslims to break their daily fast during the holy month of Ramadan – at the White House.