"This should be immediately corrected", Mr Faisal said on Twitter.
The development of strong democratic and civilian institutions of governance and a vibrant civil society is critical to Pakistan's long-term stability and prosperity, US State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said in the first official US statement since the general elections in Pakistan on Wednesday.
It was declared that PM Imran Khan will not use his official aircraft for foreign visits, it will only be used for domestic ones. Pompeo names North Korea envoy True cost of rampant White House turnover: Inexperience breeds incompetence MORE and the country's new Prime Minister, Imran Khan. "And I say this with full confidence", Qureshi said at a press conference in the capital, Islamabad.
"Up until now, that [relationship] has been one way", he said in a speech after winning the election.
Pakistan's foreign ministry called for the United States to amend its statement, but U.S. State Department said it stands by its account. "Secretary Pompeo expressed his willingness to work with the new government towards a productive bilateral relationship", she said in the statement. We hope he will be one of the best Prime Ministers in the history of Pakistan. He said the appointment of Azam Khan as principal staff officer of the prime minister was based on merit. She said the United States, along with its worldwide partners, will continue to encourage a broadening of opportunities for political participation for all Pakistanis and for the further strengthening of legitimate, democratic institutions.
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But on Friday, Pakistan's newly appointed Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi refuted the U.S. statement, echoing similar objections raised by other Pakistani officials. Recently, Imran Khan had said that Islamabad was ready for any sort of assistance to help Kerala flood victims.
Pompeo is expected in Islamabad on September 5, and is likely to be the first foreign dignitary to meet with Khan since he was sworn in.
Relations between the United States and Pakistan have been tense following U.S. President Donald Trump's tweet on January 1 in which he accused Pakistan of "lies and deceit" against the United States and providing a "safe haven" to terrorists despite receiving U.S. aid.
He also said the "current position of the ties between Pakistan and India was not a secret as peace talks are suspended, but we have to see how we can move forward".