ISLAMABAD - Terming Pakistan-US ties important, Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir on Saturday said that it was a fact, which both the allies were well aware of, reported a private TV channel.

Bashir, talking to media here, maintained that having said that, it was also important for both the countries to set some rules of engagement to do away with the doubts of all kinds. He told newsmen that Parliamentary Committee on National Security has completed its recommendations to review Pakistan-US relations, which would now be sent to the parliament.

He said everything would come to light after the new recommendations made public. To a query regarding US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Marc Grossman’s a statement about negotiations, he said we agreed with it.