ISLAMABAD: Senior officials of the Japanese government have expressed deep respect for the role of Pakistani nation and its defence forces in their fight against terrorism. The National Assembly Standing Committee on Defence met Chairman Security Committee of the House of Representatives of Japan Seigo Kitamura on Thursday. Led by its Chairman Shaikh Rohale Asghar, the NA body also met President Japan-Pakistan Parliamentary Friendship League Seishiro Eto and Parliamentary Senior Vice Minister for Defence Akira Sato, said a message received from Tokyo. The Japanese leadership expressed deep respect for the efforts and human sacrifices rendered by Pakistan in the global war against terrorism.
Published in The Express Tribune, February 6th, 2015.