Diplomatic: (Pak, US working together to secure prosperous future: Williams)

June 18, 2015 Off By Web Desk

ISLAMABAD: The United States (US) and Pakistan are working together to secure a safe and prosperous future for their people.

This was stated by US Deputy Chief of Mission Thomas Williams while speaking at the Youth Exchange and Study programme here on Thursday.

DCM Williams underscored the importance of direct ties between the people of the US and Pakistan. He greeted one hundred and eight returning scholars of the Youth Exchange and Study programme, who spent an academic year in the United States.

According to US Embassy press statement, this US-sponsored programme brings Pakistani youth between the ages of fifteen to seventeen to live with American host families and study in American high schools across the country for an academic year.

This was the twelfth group of Pakistani students sent to the United States through this program.