Islamabad, Oct 13 (PTI) UK army chief Gen Nicholas Patrick Carter today arrived in Pakistan on a two-day visit.

General Carter visited the Pakistan Army headquarters in Rawalpindi and called on his Pakistani counterpart Qamar Javed Bajwa, the Pakistan Army said in a statement here.

“Matters of mutual interest including strengthening of bilateral security and defence cooperation between the two armies were discussed during the meeting,” it said.

Earlier, on arrival at the headquarters, a Pakistan Army contingent presented a guard of honour to Gen Carter.

The UK army chief will also address participants of the National Security and War Course at the National Defence University.

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