Monday, September 26, 2022

Pakistan acknowledges Iraqi nation's sacrifices in fighting terrorism: COAS Qamar Bajwa

Pakistan acknowledges Iraqi nation's sacrifices in fighting terrorism: COAS Qamar Bajwa

RAWALPINDI (92 News) - Lieutenant General Ahmed Jasim Maarij Abdullah Al Zayid, Commander Iraqi Navy, called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday.

During the meeting, matters of mutual interest, regional security issues and measures to further enhance bilateral defence collaboration were discussed. The COAS said that Pakistan values its brotherly relationship with Iraq and acknowledged sacrifices rendered by Iraqi nation in fighting terrorism.

He said that terrorism is a global threat which has the potential of destabilising the region that needs a well coordinated response.

The visiting dignitary acknowledged the professionalism of Pakistan armed forces and also offered his condolence on the loss of precious lives during the helicopter crash in Balochistan. He appreciated Pakistan’s role in regional stability and also pledged to enhance military cooperation between the two forces.