Chief of Turkish General Staff Gen Hulusi AKAR calls on CNS Zafar Abbasi
ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chief of the Turkish General Staff General Hulusi AKAR called on Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi at Naval Headquarters, Islamabad on Friday.
Upon arrival at Naval Headquarters, the visiting dignitary was received by Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi. A smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Navy presented him the guard of honour.
Later, Chief of the Turkish General Staff called on Chief of the Naval Staff in his office, where detailed discussions on professional matters and bilateral defence collaboration in diverse fields were held. General Hulusi AKAR lauded the commitment and performance of Pakistan Navy in maintaining peace and stability in the regional maritime domain.
It is expected that the recent visit of Chief of the Turkish General Staff will further enhance defence collaboration and defence ties between the two countries in general and Navies in particular.
Meanwhile, Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi visited Command and Staff College Quetta and addressed the course participants and faculty members.
The Naval Chief dilated upon the maritime security dynamics; challenges and opportunities.
Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi said that it is imperative to jump-start the maritime sector which has immense potential for national development. The Naval Chief told the participants to remain abreast with latest regional and international situation and focus on their professional development.