Tehran (IP) - The Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces, Major-General Mohammad Bagheri, arrived in Pakistan at the head of a high-ranking military delegation on Tuesday.

Iran PressAsia: Upon their arrival at Noorkhan Airport in Ravelpendi, the Iranian delegation welcome by Ambassador of Iran to Pakistan Mohammad Ali Hosseini, Defense attaché Colonel Mostafa Qanbarpour and Lieutenant General Saqib Mehmood Malik, Chief of Logistics Staff of Pakistan Army.

General Bagheri is visiting Pakistan at the invitation of Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa.

The aim of Major-General Bagheri's three-day visit is to expand military and defense diplomacy with the neighboring country of Pakistan.

Meeting with the Prime Minister, the Army Commander, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and some other Pakistani military officials are part of Gen. Bagheri's agenda during his visit to Pakistan.

Members of the high-ranking military delegation of the Islamic Republic of Iran will visit the port city of Karachi in southern Pakistan and some of its military and naval centers in the continuation of the trip to the eastern neighbor.

The visit of the Iranian military delegation to the eastern neighbor marks a new stage in strengthening the military, defense, and security relations between the two most important countries in the Islamic world, namely Iran and Pakistan.

Given the security in the region and the Islamic world, including the situation in Afghanistan, Political and military experts attach great importance to the visit.


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