ISLAMABAD - Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Syed Asim Munir is on a two days official visit to the Republic of Uzbekistan. The visit is aimed at enhancing military to military cooperation and defence collaboration, says a press release issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Tuesday.
During the visit, COAS called on Mr Shavkat Mirziyoyev, President of Uzbekistan, defense minister and the chairman and secretary of the State Security Service of Uzbekistan.
During the meetings COAS also emphasised upon enhancing mutual training cooperation and intelligence sharing. COAS appreciated the standard of training and readiness of the Uzbekistan Military Forces and their understanding about regional security issues. On arrival at the Ministry of Defense, COAS was given a warm welcome and was presented a ‘Guard of Honour’ by a smartly turned out contingent. COAS also laid floral wreath at the Memorial Complex of Martyrs in Tashkent.