Pakistan top military commander visits Turkey with focus to boost defense ties

CJCSC awarded with 'Legion of Merit' for meritorious services and contributions

11:21 AM | 13 Jun, 2024
Pakistan top military commander visits Turkey with focus to boost defense ties

RAWALPINDI – Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Sahir Shamshad Mirza holds talks with Turkish Military and Civil Leaders during his official visit to Ankara.

A statement issued by military's media wing ISPR said CJCSC engaged with Turkish military and civil leaders during his official visit.

CJCSC called on various officials, including General (r) Yasar GULER, Minister of Defence, General Metin Gurak, Commander of the Turkish General Staff, General Selcuk Bayraktaroglu, Commander of the Turkish Land Forces, Admiral Ercument Tatlioglu, Commander of the Turkish Naval Forces, General Ziya Cemal Kadioglu, Commander of the Turkish Air Force, and Haluk Görgün, President of SSB, a government agency dealing with defence production.

Both sides shed light on mutual interests, bilateral defence cooperation, security, counter-terrorism, and the current regional environment, ISPR said.

Armed forces further noted that both sides expressed their commitment to enhancing defence engagements and reaffirmed their determination to strengthen the fraternal relationship.

General Sahir Shamshad Mirza was also honored with 'Legion of Merit' in recognition of his meritorious services and contributions.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Today Currency Rates in Pakistan - Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 24 July 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 24, 2024 (Wednesday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 278.4 for buying and 280.1 for selling. Euro's buying rate remains stable at 301.35 and selling rate is 303.45.

British Pound rate is 354.5 for buying, and 358.35 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.5 and Saudi Riyal hovered at 73.6.

Currency Rates Today

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 278.4  280.1 
Euro EUR 301.35 303.45
UK Pound Sterling GBP 354.5 358.35
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.5  77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.60 74.32
Australian Dollar AUD 184.75 186.55
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.15 749.15
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.50 205.50
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 40.05 40.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.70 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 36.05 36.05
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.25 917.35
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.95 59.75
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.24 171.24
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.04 26.34
Omani Riyal OMR 722.87 730.89
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.39 77.09
Singapore Dollar SGD 202.00 204.00
Swedish Korona SEK 26.40 26.70
Swiss Franc CHF 309.05 311.55
Thai Bhat THB 7.50 7.65


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