Foreign Minister of Saudi Arabia Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud has called on Chief of the Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa.

Matters of mutual interest, regional security, current situation in Afghanistan & bilateral defence relations were discussed during the meeting. Army Chief thanked Saudi leadership for convening 17th Extraordinary Session of OIC’ CFM at Islamabad.

COAS said that this extraordinary session of OIC is extremely important to channelise international efforts & save Afghanistan from looming security & humanitarian crises. COAS reiterated that Pakistan values its historical & brotherly relations with KSA & acknowledges the kingdom’s unique place in Islamic world.

COAS also emphasized that peaceful resolution of Kashmir dispute is essential 4 stability in South Asia. COAS reiterated that Pakistan wants cordial ties with all its neighbours in pursuit of regional peace & prosperity.

Visiting dignitary appreciated Pakistan’s role in Afghan situation, special efforts for border management, role in regional stability & pledged to play his part for further improvement in diplomatic cooperation with Pakistan at all levels.