Pakistan, Saudi Arabia actively cooperating in eradicating terrorism: Khan Hasham


ISLAMABAD:Pakistan's Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Khan Hasham Bin Saddique has said that Pakistan and Saudi Arabia have been actively cooperating in eradicating the menace of terrorism.

In an exclusive talk with Radio Pakistan, the ambassador said terrorism is a common enemy which needs concerted efforts to eradicate. He said both countries have long-term security ties with are strengthening day by day.

The ambassador said both countries also stand shoulder to shoulder in every crisis and in every hour of need.

Referring to recently concluded Exercise Gulf Shield One in which Pakistani troops and aircraft also participated, the ambassador said Pakistani fighter jet JF-17 gave a remarkable performance during the twenty-four nation drill.

He said Pakistani troops regularly participate in bilateral as well as multi-lateral military exercises aimed at security to the Gulf region. APP/AFP