Joint drills a great forum to reinforce Pak-Russia military ties: COAS

November 6, 2018

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday visited the National Counter-Terrorism Centre, Pabbi, on the last day of Pakistan-Russia Joint Training Exercise ‘Druzhba III’, a statement from the Inter-Services Public Relations said. According to the ISPR, the exercise focused on counter-terrorism training of the Special Operation Forces of Pakistan and Ground Forces of the Russian Federation, while exchanging mutual counter-terrorism experiences.

COAS appreciated the participating troops for their dedication, skill and professionalism, and said that the exercise was a great forum to reinforce existing relationship between the two militaries. COAS visited National CT Center Pabbi on last day of Pak – Russia Jt Trg Exercise which focused on CT trg of spec ops forces of Pak & Russia  while exchanging mutual CT experiences. “Exercise is great forum to reinforce existing relationship between the two militaries”, COAS. Russian Deputy Head of Mission in Pakistan Valadamir Betezyuk was also present on the occasion. NNI