COAS General Qamar Bajwa to attend Munich Security Conference

COAS General Qamar Bajwa to attend Munich Security Conference

RAWALPINDI: General Qamar Javed Bajwa is expected to represent Pakistan at the 53rd Munich Security Conference in Germany.

The Army Chief’s name is mentioned in the confirmed participants list, who will attend the MSC starting from February 17 to 19, 2017.

It will be first time that recently appointed COAS will attend the conference in Bavarian City Munich, Germany.

The 53rd edition of the MSC will bring together hundreds of international decision-makers at the platform for discussing international security affairs at Hotel Bayerischer Hof in Munich.

However, COAS’s schedule and agenda at the MSC is yet to be confirmed. Since last two years, Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif had been attending the international security conference in Munich, Germany.

The conference agenda focuses on the future of transatlantic relations and NATO after the election of Donald Trump, the state of EU cooperation in security and defence matters, the Ukraine crisis and relations with Russia, the war in Syria, and the security situation in the Asia-Pacific, including in the Korean peninsula.

Participants will also discuss terrorism, information warfare, as well as major threats to global health and climate security.

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