Rawalpindi - January 16, 2008

No PR-24/2008-ISPR



H.E Ihor Pasko, Ambassador of Ukraine today called on General Tariq Majid, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) at Joint Staff Headquarters and discussed matters of mutual interest between the two countries. CJCSC emphasized that both have great potential to cooperate with each other in Defence, Defence Production and training fields. He also proposed exchange of technical delegations to evaluate Cooperation in Defence Production.

Later, in a separate ceremony held at Joint Staff Headquarters, Colonel Ihor Shertsor, Defence Attaché Ukraine and Director Foreign Military Cooperation, Commodore Naveed Ahmed signed Military Cooperation Plan for 2008. Director General Joint Staff, Lieutenant General Syed Athar Ali and Ambassador of Ukraine H.E Ihor Pasko witnessed the signing ceremony. Salient features of Military Cooperation Plan for the current year include High level Military & Technical delegates visits, exchanging of Cadets and provision of vacancies for Armed Forces courses.


His Excellency Ihor Pasko, Ambassador of Ukraine Exchanging views with Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Tariq Majid at Joint Staff Headquarters on Wednesday. (16-1-2008)