Russian Deputy Defence Minister Col-Gen Alexander V. Fomin visited Pakistan and called on Chief of the Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa at General Headquarters in Rawalpindi on Tuesday.
According to ISPR, regional security situation and matters of mutual interest including enhancement of bilateral defence and security cooperation were discussed between the two sides.
He also expressed requirement of greater cooperative and collaborative approach among global community to defeat extremism.
Meanwhile, Colonel General Alexander Vasilievich Fomin also visited Air Headquarters.
On his arrival, the distinguished guest was received by Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force.
He called on Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan in his office and both the dignitaries remained together for some time and discussed matters of professional interest. Regional security situation and various matters of bilateral defence cooperation were also discussed during the meeting.
Earlier, Secretary Defence Lt Gen (Retd) Zamir ul Hassan Shah and Russian Deputy Defence Minister Col Gen Alexander V. Fomin, sign a MoU at Ministry of Defence.