Afghan Army chief holds talks with Gen Rawat, Admiral Lanba

Official sources said Gen. Rawat and Lt. Gen Yaftali also deliberated on the regional security situation besides discussing specific areas of cooperation between the two armies.

PTI
New Delhi, Publish Date: Dec 11 2017 11:53PM | Updated Date: Dec 11 2017 11:53PM
Afghan Army chief holds talks with Gen Rawat, Admiral LanbaFile Photo

Army Chief Gen. BipinRawat today held extensive talks with Chief of General Staff of Afghan National Army Lt. Gen Mohammad Sharif Yaftali and explored ways to deepen defence and security ties between the two countries.

Official sources said Gen. Rawat and Lt. Gen Yaftali also deliberated on the regional security situation besides discussing specific areas of cooperation between the two armies.

The Afghan National Army Chief also met Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba and discusses bilateral and strategic issues, they said.

Defence and security cooperation between India and Afghanistan has been on an upswing. PTI