Pakistan, Japan exchange views on security policies, regional, global issues

APP81-18 RAWALPINDI: June 18 – Rear Admiral Owais Ahmed Bilgrami SI(M), Additional Secretary Defence, Ministry of Defence and HIDEO SUZUKI, Director General for International Affairs, Bureau of Defence Policy, Ministry of Defence of Japan Signing MoU on defence cooperation at Ministry of Defence. APP

ISLAMABAD, Jun 18 (APP):Pakistan and Japan on Tuesday, in their 7th round of security dialogue, exchanged views on security policies and regional as well as global issues. The security situation around Pakistan and Japan was also discussed.
According to the Foreign Office, the Pakistan side was led by Imtiaz Ahmad, Special Secretary (Asia Pacific) while Shigeki Takizaki, Director General, Southeast and Southwest Asian Affairs Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, led the Japanese side.
The Special Secretary also briefed the Japanese side on Pakistan’s relations with neighboring countries and highlighted efforts in fight against terrorism.