SEOUL: Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani held an informal meeting with US President Barak Obama on Monday.
PM Gilani informed the US president that parliament would decide on the future course of ties between the two nations.
President Obama told Prime Minister Gilani that he respected the recommendations of parliament.
The two leaders are in Seoul attending the Nuclear Security Summit. The summit aims to curb the threat of nuclear terrorism and is a follow up to an inaugural summit hosted by Obama in Washington in 2010.
The White House has confirmed that President Obama and Prime Minister Gilani will meet on Tuesday after the Nuclear Security Summit.