Pakistan, Russia NSAs meet in Moscow; review bilateral ties amid in-depth discussions

Pakistan, Russia NSAs meet in Moscow; review bilateral ties amid in-depth discussions
MOSCOW: December 01 - 6-member delegation headed by National Security Advisor of Pakistan, Dr. Moeed Yusuf visited Moscow on the invitation of Secretary of the Security Council of Russia Nikolai Patrushev. APP

ISLAMABAD, Dec 01 (APP):National Security Advisor (NSA) Dr Moeed Yusuf on Wednesday met with his Russian counterpart Nikolai Patrushev to review the whole gamut of Pak-Russia relations and held in-depth discussions on regional as well as international issues particularly Afghanistan situation.

The NSA visited Moscow along with a six-member delegation, on the invitation of Secretary of the Security Council of Russia, Nikolai Patrushev, said a media release here received.

He held delegation level talks with his Russian counterpart.

Pakistan, Russia NSAs meet in Moscow; review bilateral ties amid in-depth discussions

During the NSA’s interaction, in the bilateral domain, matters of mutual interest including cooperation in economic, energy, defence, counter-terrorism, counter-narcotics, and information and cyber security came under discussion.

The two sides discussed the situation in Afghanistan at length and resolved to support all efforts to bring lasting peace in Afghanistan.

Pakistan, Russia NSAs meet in Moscow; review bilateral ties amid in-depth discussions

They expressed grave concern over the looming humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan and urged the need for practical steps by the international community to avert the impending situation.