Saudi general briefed at GHQ


ISLAMABAD- Lieutenant General Abdul Rahman Bin Abdullah Al-Murshid, Commander Royal Saudi Land Forces, visited the General Headquarters (GHQ) on Wednesday and called on Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani. The visiting dignitary remained with him for some time and discussed matters of professional interest. “He was also given briefings on various professional issues. The visit signifies the unique and brotherly relations enjoyed by the people and Armed Forces of both the countries,” said an ISPR statement.
Earlier on his arrival, he laid wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada, the martyrs’ monument. A smartly turned out contingent of the army presented the Guard of Honour. Lieutenant General Abdul Rahman also called on General Khalid Shameem Wynne, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC), at the Joint Staff Headquarters in Chaklala. He remained with the CJCSC for sometime and discussed matters of professional interest and the geo-strategic environments evolving in the region besides mutual cooperation between the two armed forces.