RAWALPINDI – The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has conferred Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Zubair Mahmood Hayat with King Abdul Aziz Medal of Excellence, the highest military award of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

In a press release issued in Rawalpindi on Wednesday, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said that during his official visit to Saudi Arabia, the CJCSC held a meeting with the Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud.

The Saudi King appreciated Pakistan’s fight against terrorism and continued efforts for peace and stability in the region.

General Zubair Mahmood Hayat also called on General Abdur Rehman bin Saleh Al-Bunyan, Chief of General Staff, Royal Saudi Armed Forces at Jeddah.

Regional security issues and matters of bilateral interests were discussed during the meeting.