South African army chief, Gen Sharif discuss defence ties at GHQ


Republic of South Africa Army Chief Lieutenant General Vusumuzi Ramakala Masondo called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Monday.

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), during the meeting held at General Headquarters (GHQ) matters of mutual interest came under discussion. The South African army chief lauded the professional prowess and sacrifices of Pakistan Army in the fight against terrorism and espoused vigour in bolstering mutually beneficial defence ties.

Earlier, on arrival at GHQ, Lt Gen Masondo laid a floral wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada.

A smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Army presented a Guard of Honour to the South African army chief.