ISLAMABAD - Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah, who is on an official visit to the United Kingdom, called on First Sea Lord and Chief of the Naval Staff of Royal Navy Admiral Sir George Zambellas and Minister of State for Defence Procurement Philip Dunne.
Upon arrival at Ministry of Defence , the Admiral was received by his counterpart Sir George Zambellas, said a Pakistan Navy statement here on Monday.
During the meeting with First Sea Lord & Chief of the Naval Staff of Royal Navy, Admiral Zakaullah dilated upon matters of mutual interest and bilateral naval collaboration.
Pakistan’s commitment and performance in fight against terrorism, including participation in Coalition Maritime Campaign Plan (CMCP) and Counter Piracy Operations also came under discussion.
Later during the day, the Naval Chief met Minister of State for Defence Procurement Philip Dunne. During the meeting, the matters of bilateral defence collaboration were discussed.
The Minister of Defence Procurement highly appreciated the role and contributions of Pakistan Navy in maintaining peace and stability in the region.