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Press Release

Karachi - November 22 2016


Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah meets various delegations during IDEAS 2016.

Delegations from various countries called on Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah during the first day of 9th International Defence Exhibition and Seminars at Expo centre Karachi, today. 

During the proceedings of the first day, various dignitaries from China, France, Jordan, Nigeria, Qatar, Thailand and  Turkey called on Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah. During the meetings matters of defence cooperation, training collaboration and maritime affairs were discussed.

 Prominent amongst the visiting dignitaries were Chinese Deputy Chief of Armament Department, Rear Admiral WeiI Gang, Commander of French Forces in Indian Ocean, Rear Admiral Didier Piaton,  Commander Royal Jordanian Naval Forces, Brigadier General Ibrahim Salman Al Naimat, Nigeria’s Minister of Defence , Mr. Dan Ali Mansur Mohammed, Commander Qatari Emiri Naval Forces, Major General Mohammed Nasser Mubarak, Commander in Chief Thai Fleet, Admiral  Sucheep Whoungmaitree and Commander Turkish Fleet, Admiral Veysel Kosele.

Chief of the Naval Staff assured the delegations that Pakistan is committed to enhance mutual collaboration in all the realms of maritime commons  including joint development of platforms, equipment and sensors and  exchange of quality training  on reciprocal  basis to  the officers and men of the respective countries.

The visiting dignitaries highly appreciated  PN’s role and focused commitment to maintain peace and security in the regional maritime domain.