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RAWALPINDI: On Monday, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa reached China on an official visit.
Director of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) General Major General Asif Ghafoor said that the Chief Of Army Staff will meet Chinese military leadership including PLA Army Commander, Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission & Commander Southern Theater Command. General Qamar Javed Bajwa will also join the Prime Minister in meetings with Chinese Prime Minister and President.
COAS arrived China on official visit. COAS will meet Chinese mil leadership including PLA Army Commander, Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission & Commander Southern Theater Command. COAS will also join PM for meeting with Chinese PM and President.
— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) October 7, 2019
Earlier before departing for China visit, US Senators Chris Van Hollen and Maggi Hassan called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ.
In a statement issued by the ISPR, matters pertaining to mutual interest and overall regional security situation including the Afghan reconciliation process and Kashmir issue were discussed, during the meeting.
The visiting dignitaries acknowledged Pakistan’s efforts for regional peace and stability.
The US understanding and support on resolving the matter of Kashmir issue was appreciated by the COAS.
Pakistan’s efforts in Afghanistan were also discussed.
The importance of the strong bilateral relationship between the United States and Pakistan was stressed by both parties and security cooperation was also discussed.
Paul Jones, the US Chargé d’Affaires Ambassador was present in the meeting as well.