KABUL: Pakistan Army Chief Gen. Javed Qamar Bajwa says Afghanistan is a brotherly country and terrorist are common enemy of the two countries, reads a statement from the army Inter-Service Public Relation (ISPR).
Bajwa expressed the view during a meeting with nine member Afghan media delegation which visited the army chief at Rawalpindi.
According to the statement Bajwa stressed over trust based coordinated response against terrorism instead of blame game.
The Pakistani army chief said media could play vital role in mitigating the negativity created by inimical forces.
COAS reiterated that Pakistan has undertaken operations against terrorists of all hue and colour and there was no safe heavens inside Pakistan which are used against Afghanistan.
He emphasized the need for effective border management along Pak-Afghan border for which Pakistan has taken effective measures on its side of the border including fencing and establishment of new border forts / posts.
Afghan media delegation thanked COAS for his time and very candid discussion. They acknowledged that such interactions are very useful to understand each other and they are carrying back home a facts based positivity through this tour. The delegation is on week long visit to Pakistan in coordination with ISPR. -Pajhwok