On 17th January 2022, Lieutenant General Aamer Riaz, HI(M), (Retd), President, Center for Global & Strategic Studies (CGSS) had a meeting with His Excellency Khazar Farhadov, Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan to Pakistan at the Embassy of Azerbaijan in Islamabad.
President CGSS was accompanied by Mr. Ashfaq Ahmed Gondal, Vice President CGSS (Federal Region), and Mr. Khalid Taimur Akram, Executive Director, CGSS.
Lieutenant General Aamer Riaz, HI(M), (Retd) commended the historic victory of Azerbaijan in the war against Armenia. He stated that the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev, and the armed forces of Azerbaijan have set an example for the world. He also discussed regarding the reconstruction of the liberated areas.
H.E Khazar Farhadov, Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan to Pakistan. extended his gratitude to CGSS for their support during the war. He also highlighted that CGSS has played a vital role in enhancing bilateral ties of Azerbaijan and Pakistan by initiating cooperation with think tanks, universities, and media of the country.
Scholar exchange programs, upcoming projects, and initiatives were also discussed during the meeting.