Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Army Air Defence Command Headquarters.
On Tuesday, according to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), COAS paid rich tribute to the supreme sacrifices of officers and men of Pakistan Army Air Defence and appreciated the training standards achieved.
He also emphasized the importance of Air Defence in today’s warfare and the need for continuous training and up-gradation of modern Air Defence weapon systems given the evolving threats.
COAS was received by Lieutenant General Muhammad Zafar Iqbal, Commander of Army Air Defence Command.
Earlier, French Ambassador to Pakistan Nicolas Galey called on the COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa at the General Headquarters (GHQ).
According to ISPR, during the meeting matters of mutual interest including defence and security cooperation and overall regional security situation were discussed.
ISPR’s press release has also stated that the COAS said that Pakistan values its relations with France and we earnestly look forward to enhancing mutually beneficial multi-domain relations based on common interests. Both reiterated the desire to further enhance bilateral relations in all fields.
The ambassador expressed his grief over the devastation caused by floods in Pakistan and offered sincere condolence to the families of the victims.