Pakistan, Russia discuss maritime security.


ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan and Russian Federation on Wednesday discussed maritime security, stability and bilateral naval collaboration between the two countries.

Commander-in-Chief Russian Federation Navy Admiral Nikolay Anatolyevich Yevmenov visited the Naval Headquarters and met Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi.

Upon arrival, the visiting dignitary was received by Admiral Abbasi. A smartly turned-out contingent of Navy presented the guard of honour. Thereafter, the dignitary laid a floral wreath at the Shuhada's Monument and was introduced to the Principal Staff Officers, says Navy press release.

During the meeting, Admiral Yevmenov and Admiral Abbasi discussed various matters of maritime security, stability and mutual interest including bilateral naval collaboration.

Admiral Abbasi highlighted Pakistan's commitment to fight against terrorism and Pakistan Navy's contributions for ensuring maritime security and peace in the region.

He thanked the visiting dignitary for...

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