RAWALPINDI: Chief of General Staff (CGS) UK Army General Sir Nicholas Patrick Carter arrived on a two-day official visit to Pakistan and called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa here at General Headquarters (GHQ).
Matters of mutual interest including strengthening of bilateral security and defence cooperation between the two armies were discussed during the meeting, said a statement issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
The visiting dignitary acknowledged Pakistan Army’s achievements in the fight against terrorism and continued efforts for peace and stability in the region.
He said that UK greatly appreciated Pakistan’s sacrifices in this regard.
Earlier on arrival at GHQ, the CGS UK Army, laid floral wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada. A smartly turned-out contingent of Pakistan Army presented the guard of honour to him.
The visiting dignitary will address participants of National Security and War Course. – APP
Story first published: 13th October 2017