Pakistan and Japan have agreed to further promote and strengthen bilateral ties.
The understanding reached during a meeting between Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and National Security Advisor to Prime Minister of Japan, Kentaro Sonoura in Islamabad on Wednesday.
They exchanged views on maritime security and matters of bilateral interest, involving regional and international importance.
The Foreign Minister apprised the Japanese National Security Advisor of improved law and order in Pakistan.
The visiting dignitary lauded Pakistan's sacrifices in war against terrorism.