Islamabad: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will visit Saudi Arabia today. He will witness the exercises of the Islamic Army’s anti-terrorism alliance. A high-level delegation will also be accompanied by him.
The second phase of joint Gulf Shield in cooperation of 24 Gulf countries has started. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will witness joint military exercises conducted. The main aim of Joint Gulf Shield is to enhance the defense cooperation between the world major countries.
Saudi Crown Prince Salman Bin Abdul Aziz has invited the renowned member countries to participate in Joint Gulf Shield. Pakistan, United States, United Kingdom, UAE, Turkey, Bahrain, and Kuwait are among the participating countries.
The exercises will continue for one month.
Army, naval, air and special forces are taking part in the exercise.