Islamabad, November 22, 2016 (PPI-OT):Gen (Retd) Muhammad Saeed Al-Assar Minister for Military Production Arab Republic of Egypt called on Federal Minister for Defence Khawaja Muhammad Asif today at Expo Centre in Karachi. He said that Pakistan considers Egypt a close friendly and very important Islamic country in the region as well as in the Islamic world. He stressed on the need to expand, diversify and strengthen all aspects of bilateral relations.
Minister stressed the need of reciprocal visits by delegations from armed forces of both the countries to explore new avenues of mutual cooperation and collaboration. He stressed for reciprocal visits by the delegation of the both countries. Minister for defence Khawaja Asif offered Egyptian armed forces personnel to avail various training institutions of Armed Forces of Pakistan. Both the sides expressed the desire to exchange technical delegations in order to explore the areas of joint production. He offered defence products for sale. Minister thanked the delegates for their participation in the IDEAS 2016.
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