PAF and Bahrain to increase cooperation in Defence sector

PAF and Bahrain to increase cooperation in Defence sector
PAF and Bahrain to increase cooperation in Defence sector

ISLAMABAD: Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan has called on King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa at Defence Forces Headquarters in Bahrain. The Air Chief conveyed the best wishes and greetings to the Bahrain king from the government and people of Pakistan, according to a Pakistan Air Force press release issued here Tuesday.

King Hamad expressed his satisfaction on the level of brotherly relations and bilateral cooperation between the two countries. He also expressed Bahrain’s keenness to further boost cooperation with Pakistan in the field of defence in general, and air force in particular.

Earlier, the Air Chief also met General Shaikh Mohammed Bin Isa Bin Slaman Al Khalifa, Commander of the National Guard and Lieutenant General Dhiyab bin Saqr Al-Nuaimi, Chief-of-Staff, Bahrian Defense Force. Various matters of bilateral cooperation and professional interest were discussed during the meetings.

The Air Chief also called on Major General Shaikh Hammad bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, Commander of Bahrain Royal Air Force. Commander of Bahrain Royal Air Force appreciated high standards of professionalism being set by PAF over the years. The Air Chief offered support to the Bahrain Air Force in the fields of military training and aviation. Both the dignitaries reiterated to further enhance the existing cordial relations between both the air forces.

Earlier on his arrival at Air headquarters, the Air Chief was presented the guard of honour by a smartly turned out contingent of Royal Bahrain Air Force.