Japan ready to boost counter-terrorism ties with Pakistan, FM tells COAS

Japan’s Foreign Minister Taro Kono said that his country is looking forward to enhance security cooperation with Pakistan, particularly in the counter-terrorism.

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Kono remarked during a meeting with Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa at the General Headquarters in Rawalpindi on Thursday.

The foreign minister appreciated and acknowledged Pakistan’s efforts towards regional peace and stability.

He was also briefed about Japanese assistance for rehabilitation of temporary displaced persons (TDPs) and provision of scanning equipment for border crossing points.

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The visiting dignitary was presented guard of honour and he laid floral wreath at Shuhada (martyrs) monument. He was also apprised about Pakistan’s contributions towards war on terror.

The COAS thanked FM Kono for his visit, acknowledgment of Pakistan’s efforts towards regional peace and assistance in counter-terrorism domain.

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