Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said that his country is willing to help train the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF).
During a 1 October visit to Kabul, Gen Bajwa offered “Pakistan’s complete support in achieving shared interests in [the] war against terrorism, including [the] training and capacity-building of [the] Afghan security forces,” according to a statement by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the media wing of the Pakistan Armed Forces.
Gen Bajwa met with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the presidential palace, where they discussed a series of bilateral issues, including co-operation against shared threats, co-ordination between the countries’ respective counter-terrorism campaigns, intelligence sharing, as well as trade and commerce, according to the statement.
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