President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has received General Asim Munir, Chief of Army Staff of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan (right) with General Asim Munir, Chief of Army Staff of Pakistan Image Credit: UAE Presidential Court

Abu Dhabi: President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has received General Asim Munir, Chief of Army Staff of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, at Qasr Al Shati.

Gen Munir extended his heartfelt condolences to Sheikh Mohamed on the passing of Sheikha Maryam bint Abdullah bin Sulayem Al Falasi, and also on behalf of President Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif of Pakistan.

The two sides held discussions on the UAE-Pakistan bilateral relations and ways to deepen cooperation in defence affairs for the mutual benefit of their nations.

The meeting was attended by several high-level officials from both countries.