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Sunday Oct 02 2022
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COAS Gen Bajwa calls on military advisor to UN secretary-general

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Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa (L) stands next to United Nations Military Adviser Gen Birame Diop in New York, United States. — ISPR
Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa (L) stands next to United Nations Military Adviser Gen Birame Diop in New York, United States. — ISPR

  • Army chief appreciates role played by office of UN military advisor in promoting the UN's core values.
  • Two sides discuss matters of mutual interest and floods in Pakistan.
  • Diop assures full support of the UN to the victims of the flood.


RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa called on the military advisor to Secretary-General United Nations (UN) Birame Diop (Senegal) during an official visit to the United States (US).

According to a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR),  during the meeting, matters of mutual interest and the overall regional security situation of the country, including the recent floods across the country, came under discussion.

The army chief appreciated the role played by the office of the UN military advisor in promoting the UN's core values and their response during crises.

In response, Diop expressed his grief over the devastation caused by ongoing floods in Pakistan due to climate change and offered sincere condolence to the families of the victims.

He assured full support to the victims of the flood.

The UN dignitary acknowledged Pakistan’s contribution to the UN peacekeeping missions and extraordinary achievements in counter-terrorism.