Pakistan Army Cheif stated that defence cooperation between Pakistan and Russia will not only help in enhancing peace and stability in the region but also lead to economic prosperity.
General Bajwa said this while meeting with General Oleg Salyukov, the commander in chief of Russian ground forces at the General Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi, according to a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
During the meeting matters related to enhanced security and training cooperation and measures to further expand joint military ties between the two armies were discussed, it added.
General Bajwa said Pakistan does not believe in ‘zero-sum games’ but rather in integration and cooperation. The visiting dignitary appreciated the Pakistan Army’s professionalism and achievements in the war against terrorism. He said that the world should appreciate more what Pakistan has achieved. He also expressed the Russian desire to forge stronger relations with Pakistan.