Islamabad (Staff Report): The US National Security Adviser Army Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster arrived Islamabad today (Monday) for a meeting with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Issues of mutual interest including region's overall security situation and measures to improve bilateral relations will be discussed during the meeting, which will be held later in the day today.

Escalating tensions between Pakistan and its neighbours, India and Afghanistan, and progress on the Pak-Afghan border system will also be discussed during the meeting.

Earlier today, PM Nawaz chaired a meeting of Pakistan Muslim League (N) (PML-N) leaders belonging to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa that was held in Islamabad.

The agenda of the meeting included discussions on party matters and the current political situation.