Chief of the Army Staff General
Ashfaq Pervez Kayani has been given warm welcome as he landed in Moscow
on Thursday on a historical visit to Russia.
In-Chief of Russian Armed Forces at the airport. A contingent of Russian
army gave guard of honour at tehe airport. Kayani would call on
President Viladi Mir Putin during his visit.
chief to visit Kremlin. He would meet Russian civil and military
leadership. He was invited by his counterpart General Nikolai Makarov.
discuss on how to bolster bilateral relations between both the
countries. His visit coincided with the Russian foreign minister’s visit
to Pakistan who arrived here on Wednesday.
Russian military installations. Political experts dubbing the visit a
breakthrough in cooperation between both the countries, say it could
become beginning of a new era of Pak-Russian relations.