Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif likely to head Saudi Arabia on Thursday, to discuss the developing situation in Yemen.

Prime Minister Sharif will hold talks with Saudi King Shah Salman, during his visit. The prime minister’s visit comes in the backdrop of the Pakistani parliament unanimously approving a resolution, calling for maintaining neutrality and political solution and diplomacy to end Yemen conflict.

Saudi Arabia had asked Pakistan for grounds troops, aircrafts for the war in against rebels in Yemen crisis.