According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). The army chief paid an official visit to Saudi Arabia on Sunday and met with Gen. Fayyadh bin Hamed Al-Ruwaili accordingly. The chief of general staff of the Saudi Armed Forces. And Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. Who serves specifically as the country's first deputy prime minister and defense minister.
Hence the sessions included topics of shared interest. To illustrate bilateral defense and security cooperation, and regional peace and stability.
Additionally Pakistan "values its historical and fraternal links with the kingdom and respects its special position in the Islamic world." the army commander added.
According to the ISPR, all parties indeed agreed to increase defense cooperation in the areas of shared training. Air defense, counterterrorism, and communication and information technology.
Therefore the ISPR said, "They also decided to further strengthen friendly ties and a strong sense of brotherhood accordingly. Specifically into long-lasting strategic cooperation. Being key stakeholders in the area with great responsibility towards the unity of the Muslim Ummah.
Prince Mohammed awarded Gen. Bajwa. The King Abdulaziz Medal of Excellent Class for his "distinguished efforts. In reinforcing and strengthening bonds of friendship and collaborative collaboration. And boosting Saudi-Pakistani relations," according to the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA).
According to the SPA. Prince Mohammed welcomed Gen. Bajwa and they had a meeting to discuss many topics.
The discussion looked at the potential for increasing bilateral connections. Between the two nations, particularly in the military realm is equally important. In the end, the two sides also discussed many topics of interest in depth.
Some top officials from both sides. Including Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Gen. Fayyad Al-Ruwaili. Even the Chief of General Staff was also there.
On the other hand, they praised the army chief. For obtaining the honor by Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif. "Indeed my sincere congratulations to Army Chief Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa. On receiving the King Abdulaziz Medal for his efforts. To improve defense ties between our two friendly nations. It is a fantastic honor for the Pakistani nation and the military forces, he tweeted. He sent out a second tweet after the first. In which he declared that Pakistan saw Saudi Arabia's security as our own. Hence is determined to further cement our comprehensive bilateral relationship. Including superb defense cooperation.