Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa was received by the Chief of Defense Forces of Australia.
According to Pakistan Army Public Relations (ISPR), issues of mutual interest, including military-to-military cooperation, were discussed during the meeting.
According to ISPR, the overall regional security situation, especially in Afghanistan, was discussed during the meeting.
According to ISPR, the meeting reaffirmed the desire to enhance bilateral relations and defense cooperation.
On the occasion, Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa said that Pakistan attaches importance to its relations with Australia.
According to ISPR, the Australian Chief of Defense Forces acknowledged the professionalism of the Pakistan Army and appreciated Pakistan’s role in the Afghan situation.
According to ISPR, the meeting reiterated the desire to enhance cooperation in peace and security efforts in the region.