Karimi, Sharif vow to bolster defence cooperation
KABUL (Pajhwok): General Sher Mohammad Karimi, Afghanistan’s Chief of Army Staff, exchanged views with his Pakistani counterpart General Raheel Sharif on issues of mutual and professional interests in the garrison city of Rawalpindi.
A statement from the Pakistan’s Embassy in Kabul said during the meeting, matters related to peace and stability in the region specially in Afghanistan, Pak-Afghan border management and measures to further enhance defence and training cooperation between both the armies were discussed.
Earlier, on arrival at the General Headquarters, a smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Army presented Guard of Honour to the dignitary. Gen. Karimi also laid floral wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada and offered Fateha for Shuhada.
In addition, Karimi would be the chief guest at the passing out parade at Pakistan Military Academy (PMA) at Kakul, and address the parade tomorrow (Saturday).
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