Abu Dhabi- Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif today held separate meetings with Chief of Staff United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces and other military officials, to discuss bilateral defence ties with them.

During the meeting held with UAE top military officials on the occasion of COAS Gen Raheel Sharif’s visit to International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, matters pertaining to security cooperation and collaboration in regional security also came under discussion.

The COAS visited stalls of various countries including China, Russia, UAE and Pakistan. The UAE leadership appreciated Pakistan Army's achievements in fight against terrorism, specially operation Zarb-e-Azb and showed keen interest to enhance training exchanges with Pakistan Army.