ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Fifth Round of Pakistan-United Kingdom Bilateral Consultations on Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament was held virtually on October 13, 2020.
The Director General of Arms Control & Disarmament at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad Mohammad Kamran Akhtar and the Director for Defence and International Security at the Foreign & Commonwealth and Development Office in the United Kingdom Ms. Samantha Job led their respective sides.
Both sides discussed issues on Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament in a cordial and constructive environment.
The issues related to global and regional security and stability also came under discussion.
The two sides expressed commitment to further enhance coordination on multilateral fora.
Both sides appreciated the continuation of the Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Consultations between Pakistan and the United Kingdom.
The two sides agreed to hold the Sixth Round of Consultations next year on a mutually agreed date.