RAWALPINDI (APP) – British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond on Tuesday visited General Headquarters and called on Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif.

During the meeting, matters of mutual interest, including security situation in the region, were discussed.

The British foreign secretary acknowledged and appreciated Pakistan Army’s sincere efforts and sacrifices in the war against terrorism and for stability in the region.

Earlier, on arrival at General Headquarters, the Foreign Secretary laid a wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada.

A smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Army presented the Guard of Honour to the visiting dignitary.