RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Syed Asim Munir on Sunday concluded his two-day successful visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran.
The military leadership of the Islamic Republic of Iran and Pakistan agreed that terrorism was a common threat to the region and both countries.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the military commanders on both sides vowed to eradicate the menace of terrorism in the border areas through intelligence sharing and effective actions against the terrorists’ networks, and explore avenues for enhancing cooperation in the security domain.
During his visit, the COAS had detailed meetings with the military leadership of Iran including Chief of General Staff of Armed Forces, Major General Mohammad Bagheri.
COAS Munir also called on President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Ebrahim Raisi, and Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahain.
During discussions, the significance of Pakistan-Iran bilateral relations for regional peace and stability was highlighted. The army chief was presented with the Guard of Honour by a smartly turned-out contingent of Iranian Armed Forces at the Military Headquarters on his arrival.