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Ombudsman meets Pakistani ambassador

Manama, Dec. 8. (BNA) – Ombudsman Nawaf Mohammed Al-Maawda met here today the newly-appointed Pakistani Ambassador Muhammad Saeed Khan, who was accompanied by the Consul at the Pakistani Embassy Maqsood Qadir.

Al-Maawda welcomed the visit of the Pakistani Ambassador and Consul, noting that it is part of the Ombudsman's efforts to contact foreign embassies in Bahrain to inform them about its role in consolidating human rights.

He briefed the delegation on the duties of the Ombudsman, and its role in monitoring reformation and detention centres, as part of the human rights guarantors provided by Bahrain for the citizens and expatriate communities.

He wished the new Pakistani Ambassador success in enhancing the friendly bilateral relations. 


BNA 1454 GMT 2014/12/08