KARACHI, Pakistan 

Pakistan on Wednesday awarded its top military medal to Turkey’s Chief of General Staff Gen. Yasar Guler, state-run Pakistan TV (PTV) reported.  

President Arif Alvi conferred Nishan-e-Imtiaz or Order of Excellence — a highly restricted and prestigious military award — on Gen. Guler at a special investiture ceremony at the President House in capital Islamabad.

Later, Gen. Guler called President Alvi and discussed matters of mutual interest. 

Alvi, according to PTV, thanked for Turkey’s support to Islamabad on different international forums, including the Nuclear Suppliers Group, Financial Action Task Force, and also for its position on the UN

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