TAJIKISTAN : COAS General Raheel Sharif met with Tajik President Emomali Rahmon and offered full cooperation in capacity building of Tajikistan forces to counter terrorism .
Both leaders discussed the regional situation and common challenges of fighting against terrorism.
They also discussed bilateral relationships and urged to boost defence cooperation between both countries.
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Rahmon applauded Pakistan’s role in counter terrorism and Pak Army’s achievements in operation Zarb-e-Azb.
Rahmon claimed that the operation against terrorism conducted by Pakistani forces is a role model for the rest of the world.
COAS was on a one day official visit to Tajikistan where he also met with Tajik Defence Minister and Chief of General Staff.
He also visited the Military Institute and Training Center of Tajikistan .
Pakistan and Tajikistan had agreed to strengthen their ties and cooperation in defence , energy and trade .
Nawaz Sharif and Rahmon also signed seven agreements relating to cooperation in energy, industrial sectors, extradition, and establishment of Joint Business Council , collaboration in science and technology and geology.