ISLAMABAD: UK Chief of Defence Staff General Sir Nicholas Patrick Carter called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Rawalpindi on Monday and discussed matters of mutual interest and regional security situation particularly current developments in Afghan peace process. The measures to further enhance bilateral and defence cooperation were also discussed in the meeting. The army chief offered his condolences on the sad demise of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh and said that the world has lost a highly-respected friend. General Bajwa said the Pakistan Army greatly values its friendly relations with the UK. The visiting dignitary appreciated Pakistan’s sincere efforts for peace and stability in the region, especially the Afghan peace process.