Pakistan, Iran express commitment to enhance border security
Pakistan and Iran have expressed a commitment to improve security measures on both sides of the border to ensure border stability.
The resolution came during the telephone conversation between COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa and Major General Mohammad Bagheri, commander of the Iranian Armed Forces, according to ISPR.
They also discussed the recent terrorist attack on Pak security forces which resulted in the Shahadat of six security personnel near the border with Pak-Iran.
General Qamar Javed Bajwa said Pakistan has begun fencing the border but will need bilateral cooperation to ensure border security and curb smuggling activity.
We also talked about COVID-19 and the need to upgrade border terminals to fix these problems.
Based on mutual respect, non-interference and, equality, COAS reiterated Pakistan’s desire for regional peace and stability.