Russian Ambassador to Pakistan calls on COAS

RAWALPINDI (Dunya News) - Russian Ambassador to Pakistan Danila V. Ganich called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ in Rawalpindi today (Thursday).

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), during the meeting matters of mutual interest, regional security situation, enhanced bilateral and defence cooperation and Afghan Peace Process were discussed.

The Army Chief said that Peace in Afghanistan is a common goal. Both reiterated mutual efforts towards achieving the goal.

He also said that Pakistan values its relations with Russia and hoped for furthering military to military relations between the two countries.

The COAS appreciated recent visit of Mr Sergey Lavrov, Russian Foreign Minister to Pakistan and hoped for further diplomatic engagements at higher level.

The Russian Ambassador appreciated Pakistan s sincere efforts for bringing peace and stability in the region, especially the Afghan Peace Process.

Both reiterated the commitment to enhance Pak-Russia bilateral relationship.