ISLAMABAD: Defence Minister Khurram Dastgir has said that defence ties between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are getting stronger.
He said this while talking to Saudi Arabia’s Deputy Defence Minister Muhammad bin Abdullah Al-Aish here on Tuesday. The minister apprised the Saudi dignitary of the Indian provocation and targeting of civilians across the Line of Control.
Khurram Dastagir also called upon the Kingdom to play its diplomatic role for normalising the situation along LOC. He added that Pakistan will abide by its commitment to ensuring the security of holy cities.
The Saudi Deputy Defence Minister said that his country is working to enhance cooperation with Pakistan in the field of counter-terrorism.