Baku, Azerbaijan, March 3
By Ilkin Izzet - Trend:
Azerbaijan and Pakistan discussed military and political situation and security issues.
Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov received the Pakistani 'Global Industrial and Defence Solutions' (GIDS) Director General, Zubair Iqbal Malik.
Hasanov said the military cooperation between Azerbaijan and Pakistan is based on friendship, and these relations are constantly developing and are useful for both parties, Azerbaijani Defense Ministry told Trend on March 3.
In turn, GIDS Director General Zubair Iqbal Malik expressed his satisfaction with the visit and emphasized the need for such meetings in strengthening relations between the two countries.
During the meeting the parties also exchanged views on military and political situation in the regions, where the two countries are located, as well as, the security issues.
It was also emphasized that the mutual support in the fight against threats will further continue.
The meeting was also attended by Pakistan's ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary in Azerbaijan, Khalid Usman Qaiser.
Translated by E.A.