BAKU: General Nadeem Raza, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, who is on official visit to Azerbaijan, called on Mr. Ilham Aliyev, President of Azerbaijan. Chairman JCSC also held separate meetings with Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, Minister of Defense, Colonel General Ali Naghi Oglu Naghiyev, Chief of State Security Service, and other military leadership.During the meetings, important facets of defense and security relationship between Pakistan and Azerbaijan came under discussion.
Both sides also deliberated upon various areas of bilateral cooperation and prevailing regional environment particularly with reference to Kashmir and Afghanistan. CJCSC reaffirmed solidarity of Pakistan Armed Forces with the Armed Forces and brotherly nation of Azerbaijan.
Earlier upon arrival at Ministry of Defense, Chairman JCSC was given Guard of Honor by a smartly turned out contingent of Azerbaijan Armed Forces. CJCSC also laid wreath at Alley of Martyrs.