ISLAMABAD, 26th January, 2017 (WAM) — Pakistan and Turkey commenced on Wednesday their two-day defence talks aimed at enhancing bilateral cooperation.

The Pakistani side at the talks was led by Defence Secretary Rt. Lt. Gen Zamirul Hassan Shah, while the Turkish delegation was headed by Turkish Deputy Chief of General Staff Gen Umit Dundar.

The talks are part of the bilateral dialogue group which was set up in 2003 and is the highest institutional mechanism, steering the defence cooperation.