Islamabad: Vice Admiral Tomasz Mathea, Commander in Chief Polish Navy called on Minister for Defence Ch Ahmad Mukhtar at MoD on 12th April. The Polish Navy Chief is currently visiting Pakistan on the invitation of Chief of the Naval Staff. During call, issues of bilateral cooperation between the two armed forces came under discussion.
The Minister for Defence emphasized the need to enhance defence cooperation by availing various training courses, participation in military exercises and defence procurements. The Minister apprised the Polish delegation on Pakistan’s role in the war on terror and efforts in hand to bring peace and stability in our affected regions along western borders.
The Polish Navy Chief thanked the Minister for inviting him and his delegation to Pakistan, meticulous arrangements made for his visit and hospitality extended to him. He also conveyed grief and sorrow of Polish Govt on Siachen avalanche incident, and wished for success of rescue operation. He also delivered formal invitation of Polish Govt to the Minister for visiting Poland in near future. The Polish Navy Chief is also scheduled to visit Lahore and Karachi during his official engagements.
At the end of call, the Minister and Polish Navy Chief exchanged souvenirs.
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