Prince Salman bin Sultan Tours Pakistani Military Factories

Saudi Press Agency (SPA)23.01.2014 KSA
Prince Salman bin Sultan Tours Pakistani Military Factories

Prince Salman bin Sultan Tours Pakistani Military Factories

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During his visit to Pakistan earlier this week, Prince Salman bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, held talks with Senior Pakistani Military Officials.

Prince Salman also paid a visit to a number of military facilities, commencing the get-acquainted visit to the Pakistani Aircraft Factory in the city of Kamreh.

At the venue, he was received by the Chairman of the Aircraft Factory General Suhail Khan and senior officials.

He was briefed on the aviation industry in Pakistan in general and toured the factory. Then, he moved to the military factories in Wah region where he was received by General Mohammed Ahsan Mahmoud, the Chairman of the facility.

Prince Salman also visited the Heavy Industries Factory in Taksala region.
Then, he toured the production line of tanks and armored vehicles at the factory.
A luncheon party was held in honor of the Saudi Deputy Minister of Defense.

Prince Salman arrived to Islamabad Sunday night. Upon his arrival, he was received at Noor Khan Air Base by Saudi Ambassador to Pakistan Abdulaziz bin Ibrahim Al-Ghadeer and a number of officials.
 
On Monday Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif received Prince Salman at his office in Islamabad.

Sharif lauded the positive and important role of the Kingdom, under the leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, in enhancing the regional and international security and stability. The two sides also reviewed bilateral relations between the two sisterly countries and ways of enhancing them in all fields.

Pakistan's Minister of Defense Khawaja Mohammed Asif and Saudi Ambassador to Pakistan Abdulaziz bin Ibrahim Al-Ghadir attended the meeting.

Prince Salman also held talks with Pakistan's Chief-of-Staff of the Army General Rahil Sharif in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi. The two sides discussed bilateral relations between the two countries and ways of enhancing them in the military fields. The meeting was attended by the two countries’ military delegations.

Furthermore, Prince Salman held talks with Pakistan's Chief of Joint Staff of the Armed Forces General Arshad Mahmoud in Rawalpindi. The two sides reviewed aspects of cooperation between the Armed Forces of the two countries.The meeting was also attended by the two countries’ military delegations.
Source: SPA; Photo: Alriyadh
 
 



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