The Founder of Peace and National Unity, Leader of the Nation, President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon received the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of the Staff Committee of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan General Nadeem Raza. The meeting took place in the Palace of the Nation.
The parties had an extensive exchange of opinions on the current state and prospects of friendly relations and multifaceted cooperation between Tajikistan and Pakistan.
It was noted that current relationship between Tajikistan and Pakistan covers a broad range of issues related to politics, economics, culture, science, education, security and other spheres.
During the discussion of international issues, President Rahmon noted that Tajikistan and Pakistan share similar views on the majority of the key regional and international issues that allow the countries to solve regional and international problems in a coordinated manner.
The importance of strengthening security and defense collaboration, countering terrorism, extremism, transnational organized crime and drug trafficking, as well as promoting development, peace and stability in Afghanistan were also touched upon.
Current matters related to fighting the coronavirus infection and other issues of mutual interest were also examined.