Pakistan, Egypt explore new avenues to expand cooperation in defence sector
Pakistan and Egypt have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to enhance cooperation in defence sector.
The MoU was signed during the 11th round of Pakistan-Egypt Military Cooperation Committee meeting held in Cairo.
Secretary Defence Zamir-ul Hasan Shah led Pakistan's delegation while Egyptian delegation was headed by Assistant Chief of Operation Authority of Egyptian Armed Forces Major General Moaty Ahmed Iraqy.
The two sides exchanged views on regional stability besides holding open and candid discussion on issues of mutual interest.
They explored new avenues to further strengthen cooperation in defence production, military training and exercises.
The Secretary Defence also called on Assistant Minister for Defence Major General Mohamed El Keshky, State Minister for Military Production Mohammad Saad El Assar and Commander Air Defence Forces Lt General Ali Fahmy Mohamed Ali Fahmy.
He also visited Air Defence Headquarters and National Organization of Military Productions.