Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa called on Saudi Arabia Deputy Minister of Defence Prince Khalid Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud at General Headquarter Rawalpindi.
According to the Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR), During the meeting, views were exchanged on issues of mutual interest including defence and security cooperation, measures to further enhance bilateral defence collaboration including the Training Exchange Program, and overall regional security situation including the situation in IOJ& K.
They agreed that both countries share a great history of cordial relations and a deep spirit of brotherhood which is being transformed into an enduring partnership. The visiting dignitary acknowledged the professionalism of Pakistan Army and thanked for the assistance provided, especially towards the training of the Royal Saudi Armed Forces both at Pakistan as well as at KSA through bilateral training cooperation.
HRH, Prince Khalid Bin Salman vowed to extend full support to Pakistan’s efforts for peace in the region. COAS thanked visiting dignitary for acknowledging Pakistan Army’s achievements in the war against terrorism, sacrifices, and contribution for regional peace and stability.
HRH, Prince Khalid Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Minister of Defence, KSA was accompanied by a high level delegation including General Fayiadh bin Hamed bin Raged Al-rowaily, Chief of General Staff (CGS), KSA, and Major General (Engineer), Talal Abdullah Alotaibi, Military Advisor to HRH Minister of Defence KSA.
Earlier, upon arrival at GHQ, the visiting dignitary was presented Guard of Honour.