Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Nadeem Raza called on the leadership of Oman on Thursday, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement. 

According to the ISPR, the CJCSC held separate meetings with H.E. Sayyid Shihab Bin Tariq Bin Taimour Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for Defence Affairs, H.E. General Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Namani, Minister of the Royal Office, Vice Admiral Abdullah Bin Khamis Al Raisi, Chief of Staff Sultan’s Armed Forces, Rear Admiral Saif Bin Nasser Bin Mohsin Al Rahbi, Commander of Royal Navy of Oman and Air Vice Marshal Khamis Hammad Al Ghafri, Commander of Royal Air Force of Oman.

During the separately held meetings, both sides deliberated upon various areas of interest, bilateral cooperation including security, counter-terrorism and the prevailing regional environment particularly with reference to Afghanistan.

The dignitaries also dilated upon measures to enhance the level and scope of military engagements between both countries and reaffirmed to continue to forge deeper strategic ties.

Gen Nadeem Raza said that Pakistan and Oman are two brotherly Islamic countries that are constructively engaged in widening and deepening bilateral defence ties and are taking measures to promote peace and stability in the region.

The Oman dignitaries remained appreciative of the role of the Pakistan Armed Forces in the capacity building of the Omani Armed Forces.

Earlier upon arrival at Muaskar Al Murtafa Camp, a smartly turned out guard presented guard of honour to General Nadeem Raza.