KSA, Pak to continue working for peace: COAS


The COAS thanked Saudi leadership for KSA’s support to Pakistan and its Armed Forces

Staff Report

RAWALPINDI, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa Wednesday said the relations between KSA and Pakistan are based on bonds of brotherhood and mutual trust as both nations would continue to play their part for peace and stability.

 The Army Chief expressed these views during a call on paid by Foreign Minister of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), Prince Faisal Bin Farhan Al Saud here, said an Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) media release.

The COAS thanked Saudi leadership for KSA’s support to Pakistan and its Armed Forces.

The Saudi Foreign Minister while assuring Pakistan of unflinching support, appreciated sincere efforts and role Pakistan played for promoting peace and stability in the region.

Matters of bilateral interest, evolving security situation of the region including Afghanistan Peace Process and collaboration for regional peace and connectivity were discussed during the meeting.

Earlier on Tuesday, Prime Minister Imran Khan received Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan at his office.

Prince Faisal conveyed the greetings of King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to the premier and the government and people of Pakistan, while Khan conveyed his greetings and appreciation to the king, the crown prince, and the government and people of Saudi Arabia. During the meeting, they reviewed the historical and well-established relations between the two countries and ways to enhance them in all fields, through the Saudi-Pakistani Coordination Council, which aims to enhance effective partnership and intensify coordination on issues of common interest.