APP75-19 ISLAMABAD: June 19 - Japanese Ambassador Kuninori Matsuda, Adjutant General, Lt. Gen. Sahir Shamshad Mirza and Defense Attaché Japan Embassy Col. Mamoru Nanjo along with other cutting the cake to mark 65th anniversary of Japan Self-Defense Forces Day. APP photo by Irshad Sheikh

ISLAMABAD, June 19 (APP):Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan, Kuninori Matsuda and Naoko Matsuda hosted a reception here on Wednesday to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the Japan Self-Defense Forces Day.
Lt General Sahir Shamshad Mirza, HI(M), Adjutant General, General Headquarters, was the chief guest on the occasion.
Colonel Mamoru Nanjo, Defense Attaché, Embassy of Japan, represented the Japan Self-Defense Forces (JSDF).
The reception was attended by the parliamentarians, senior civilian and military officials of the Government of Pakistan, members of the diplomatic community and other dignitaries from the public and private sectors.