WASHINGTON – Former Pakistan president and the Co-Chairman of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Friday attended the pre-inauguration oath ceremony of US president-to-be Donald Trump in Washington.
PPP senators Rehman Malik and Sherry Rehman also accompanied Zardari, said a press release issued on Thursday.
While addressing the event, the former president stated that he was pleased to be part of the inauguration to witness the transition of power in the US.
‘Pakistan People’s Party delegation was honoured to be the guest and participant of these moments’ Zardari was quoted as saying.
A large number of US senators, members of Congress, Republican members and dignitaries attended the event.
Donald Trump would take oath as 45th president of United States of America in a prestigious ceremony in Washington today, where Asif Zardari is expected to show up as well.