Dated:2017-10-11

H.E. Mr. Erik Beishembiev, Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan along with his delegation called on Federal Minister for Defence Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan

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MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
OFFICE OF ASSISTANT DIRECTOR (MEDIA) 

Dated: 11th Oct 2017

H.E. Mr. Erik Beishembiev, Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan along with his delegation called on Federal Minister for Defence Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan, in his office at Ministry of Defence today.
Federal Minister welcomed the dignitary; he stated that Pakistan values the friendly relations with Kyrgyzstan and looks forward to further strengthening this friendship. Minister appreciated Kyrgyzstan’s policy of neutrality in all regional and global issues.
Federal Minister offered training of Kyrgyzstan Armed Forces in Pakistan’s Military Institutions. Moreover, he appraised the delegates about the capabilities of Pakistan’s Defence Industry and products and services of Defence Production establishments. The Ambassador of Kyrgyzstan expressed keen interest to explore and avail the training opportunities of Kyrgyz armed forces personnel in Pakistan. He also showed interest in the vast potential of Pakistan’s defense industry.
Federal Minister said that Pakistan continues to maintain and further enhance cooperation with Kyrgyzstan within the framework of ECO and other regional and international organizations. He said that Pakistan can provide trade corridor to Kyrgyzstan, over land and through its Sea Ports of Gwadar and Karachi.
He also mentioned that regional stability, security and peace are our common goals.
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