Islamabad: Mr. Sartaj Aziz, Adviser to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs, led delegation level talks with visiting National Security Adviser of the United Kingdom, Sir Kim Darroch here Wednesday.
Stressing the importance of bilateral ties, Adviser Sartaj Aziz said that Pakistan attaches great importance to its relations with UK which are based on mutual respect, interest and understanding of each other’s perspectives. National Security Adviser, Sir Kim Darroch reciprocated these sentiments.
The two sides discussed counter terrorism, regional security and issues of mutual interest including Afghanistan.
UK expressed its willingness to continue to assist Pakistan in areas of security and counter terrorism.
Talks on issues of National Security are part of the Pakistan-UK cooperation under Enhanced Strategic Dialogue (ESD).