PM and COAS witnesses the last maneuvers of North Thunder military exercises

RIYADH: PM Nawaz Sharif and COAS General Raheel Sharif witnesses last maneuvers of North Thunder military exercises in Saudi Arabia.


ISPR said in a tweet “Premier and army chief with Saudi leadership and other dignitaries on site of the North Thunder final maneuvers.”


Troops from 21 Muslim countries participated in the military drills which is the largest drills of the history.


A large number of leaders from allied countries participated in the witness ceremony of military exercises.


PM Nawaz and COAS discussed the bilateral issues and security situation with King Salman.


According to PM office FB page, earlier, “Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif being received by Defence Minister of Saudi Arabia Prince Muhammad Bin Salman at the venue of North Thunder Joint Military Exercise at Hafar ul Batin, Saudi Arabia.”


They also offered Suadi Arabia to expand their engagements and to provide training to Saudi troops.


PM Nawaz and COAS are on a three day official visit of Saudi Arabia.


The leadership will also offer its cooperation with 34 nation coalition of Islamic countries.