Pakistan and the United Kingdom on Tuesday held the fifth round of their bilateral consultations on arms control, non-proliferation and disarmament.
During the talks, Director-General Arms Control and Disarmament at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Kamran Akhtar represented Pakistan while UK Director-General and International Security Samantha Job represented the kingdom.
In addition to arms control, non-proliferation and disarmament, both sides also discussed issues related to global and regional security and stability in a cordial and constructive environment.
Fifth round of 🇵🇰-🇬🇧 Bilateral Consultations on Arms Control,Non-Proliferation & Disarmament was held virtually on 13 Oct.— Spokesperson 🇵🇰 MoFA (@ForeignOfficePk) October 14, 2020
Both sides discussed issues on Arms Control, Non-Proliferation & Disarmament as well as global & regional security & stability.
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Officials from both sides expressed their countries’ commitment to further enhance coordination on various multilateral forums.
Both countries also appreciated the continuation of the arms control, non-proliferation and disarmament consultations. Pakistan and the UK agreed to hold the following meeting next year on a mutually agreed date.