Ankara June 21 (TNS): Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday called on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Matters of mutual interest and regional security were discussed. The army chief thanked the Turkish president for the consistent support to Pakistan and its role in bringing peace and stability in the region.
The Turkish president acknowledged the sacrifices rendered by Pakistan and contribution by Pakistan Army in fighting against terrorism and militancy.
The Turkish president said that Islamic countries can contribute immensely towards global peace and stability and the OIC offers a platform to do that through conflict resolution and dialogue.
He said that Pakistan plays a very important role towards that end and multi-faceted cooperation between the two brotherly countries will have a positive influence.
Both noted that Turkey and Pakistan can always count on each other’s unconditional and sincere support.