COAS, CIA Director discuss regional security challenges

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif who is on a five-day visit to USA, has visited Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Headquarters, Langley and met Director CIA.

According to ISPR here on Tuesday, regional security challenges and way forward was discussed.

The COAS specially highlighted need for permanent stability and requirement of conducive environment in region for re-initiating Afghanistan owned and led reconciliation process.

The director CIA acknowledged accomplishments of military Operation Zarb-e-Azb.

It’s positive impact on security calculus, appreciated Pakistan’s efforts for reconciliation and discussed opportunities presented for future of an enduring regional peace.