Pakistan’s apex court disqualified Mian Nawaz Sharif and his brother/party chief Mian Shahbaz Sharif debarring them from holding any public office. Within the next couple of days, irrespective of all these developments, foreign diplomats posted in Islamabad, the German Ambassador Dr Michael Koch and British High Commissioner Robert Brinkley, called on Mian Nawaz Sharif at his residence and exchanged views on matters of mutual interest and concern.
Earlier on, Bangladesh High Commissioner to Pakistan Yasmeen Morshed during her visit to the provincial metropolis also met Mian Shahbaz Sharif at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat. He was still in office then. During the meeting, mutual friendly relations between Bangladesh and Pakistan figured quite prominently.
European Union Parliament delegation, headed by Robert Evans, also visited the Sharif Brothers at the Sharif family farmhouse. Source: MAG||| Mar. 14 – 20 , 2009