COAS General Bajwa, Turkish Defence Minister discuss bilateral security cooperation

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday, met with Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar to mull over bilateral relations and security cooperation between Pakistan and Turkey.

According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), General Hulusi Akar (Retired), Minister of National Defence of the Republic of Turkey called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS)

“During the meeting, views were exchanged on issues of mutual interest including regional stability as well as defence and security cooperation. COAS said that both countries share great history of brotherly relations which is being transformed into enduring partnership,” read the press-release issued by ISPR.

During the meeting, the Turkish Defence Minister lauded Pakistan’s progressive role for regional peace and stability and appreciated Pakistan Army’s successful efforts against terrorism.