Thai military chief invited to inspect Pakistan’s defence industry


BANGKOK, Dec 19 — The new ambassador of Pakistan to Thailand on Friday invited the Chief of Defence Forces Gen Worapong Sanganetra to observe the national defence industry in his country.

The invitation was made during an introductory call by Sohail Khan to Supreme Commander Gen Worapong.

They discussed several issues including joint cooperation between their countries against terrorism and military cooperation, especially about the annual US-Thailand Cobra Gold military exercise, in which Pakistan is an observer.

Mr Khan invited Gen Worapong to officially visit Pakistan and observe national defence industry in his country.

Gen Worapong later told journalists of the warm military cooperation between the two countries as well as peacekeeping in the region, especially in the field of anti-terrorism operations as Pakistan has much experience.

Gen Worapong also thanked the new ambassador of Pakistan for inviting him to observe the national defence industry to create a new cooperation in military technology in future.