Secretary Defence highlights Pakistan’s sacrifices in fight against terrorism

ISLAMABAD:Secretary Defence Lt Gen ® Zamir ul- Hassan Shah, during a meeting with French Secretary General for Defence and National Security Louis Gautier and the Joint Security Commission talks in Paris, has highlighted sacrifices rendered by Pakistan in the fight against terrorism.

According to a press release issued here, the secretary, who is on an official visit to France to attend the 5th Round of France-Pakistan Security Commission talks being held in Paris from October 4 to 6, said international community should acknowledge enormous contributions made by Pakistan,

He emphasized that Pakistan has done its utmost to secure stability and ensure peace in the region, adding, international community should play its role to settle the regional issues amicably, avoiding any escalation and ensuring regional stability.

Both the sides agreed to further expand and diversify the bilateral relations particularly in the field of defence and security cooperation.