COAS Gen. Bajwa vows to defend Harmain Sharifain


Rawalpindi, August 9 (TNS): Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday reiterated Pakistan’s unwavering commitment to the defence of Harmain Sharifain and safeguarding the territorial integrity of Saudi Arabia, military media wing said.

According to ISPR statement, The army chief was talking to Saudi Deputy Defence Minister Mohammad Bin Abdullah Al-Aysh, who called on him in Rawalpindi.

General Bajwa assured the dignitary about the great importance Pakistan attaches to its strategic relationship with the Kingdom and reiterated that Islamabad holds its defence ties with Riyadh in highest esteem.

Saudi Deputy Defence Minister expressed KSA’s deep appreciation for Pakistan’s efforts, successes and sacrifices in war against terrorism and violent extremism.

The dignitary also reaffirmed KSA’s full support to Pakistan’s position on all matters, especially on regional issues.

Matters of bilateral interest including the border regional security situation were also discussed during the meeting.

Mohammad bin Abduallah also reaffirmed his country’s support to Pakistan’s position on all matters.