ISLAMABAD  - A nine-member delegation of Afghan National Army headed by Corps Commander Lieutenant General Mohammad Munin Faqir yesterday visited the headquarters southern command and called on Lieutenant General Aamer Riaz, Commander Southern Command.

According to ISPR, the delegates discussed matters pertaining to mutual interests and security arrangements at the Pak-Afghan border. Both the commanders agreed on better coordination and enhancing security measures at both sides. Earlier, the delegates laid floral wreath at the Shuhada monument and appreciated the sacrifices of Pak Army in fighting terrorism.

The visit of the Afghan National Army delegation is a follow-up of Army Chief General Raheel Sharif’s last visit to Afghanistan in which it was decided that Corps Commanders from respective sides will hold meetings for better border management.