Islamabad, January 04, 2018 (PPI-OT):The Iranian Minister for Defence Brigadier General Amir Hatami called Minister for Defence Engineer Khurram Dastagir Khan telephonically this afternoon. The Ministers discussed increasing unrest in the region and agreed to hold frequent consultation to assess the situation. The Iranian Minister termed the recent visit to Tehran by General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff, as a turning point in defence relations between Pakistan and Iran.
Both Ministers agreed that recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel by United States had violated International understanding and destabilized the Middle East. Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan said that the Ummah must unite in order to resist foreign intervention in Islamic Countries, and thus to take charge of their own security.
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