Germany assures full support for Pakistan efforts towards peace in region

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Germany assures full support for Pakistan efforts towards peace in region

RAWALPINDI June 21 (APP): Chief of Army Staff (COAS)
General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday met German Foreign
Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier at the German Foreign Ministry.
Discussion focused on bilateralism, regional security and
peace in region, an ISPR news release here stated.

German Foreign Minister acknowledged Pakistan’s contribution in
war vs terrorism and regional peace. Germany understands Pakistan challenges and assured full support for Pakistan efforts for
stability and peace in region.

The COAS held an interactive session in Koerber
Foundation, renowned think Tank in Berlin.

Objective and candid discourse on country’s environment
and security issues was held.

The COAS explained in detail the challenges faced by Pakistan and contribution towards peace and stability in the region.

Pakistan is successfully closing upto conclusion of kinetic prong
of Operation Zarb e Azb. Have cleared entire FATA upto borders, also busted their linkages and networks, he said.

“We have sacrificed immensely, more than any other nation.
World needs to stand by us till dividends are fully realised,”
the COAS said.

He said terrorism has morphed into a global phenomenon and warrants global response in order to effectively win, synergy by all required.