In a meeting with Pakistan's visiting chief of Army Staff in Tehran on Tuesday, IRGC Ground Force Commander Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour hailed close military cooperation as a shield against the trans-regional enemies and their mercenary terrorists.
The news agency of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, Sepah News said that Bajwa also held talks with Head of Iran's Revolutionary guards ground forces Mohammad Pakpour.
Pakistan and Iran have jointly vowed to foil any bid for misuse of soil against each other affirming that unity among Muslim countries was necessary to restore peace and security in the present conditions.
The two leaders agreed over establishment of hotline communication between the field commanders along Pak-Iran border, fencing by Iran on their side of the border, coordinated border patrolling, intelligence sharing and more frequent interactions between the two countries.
Pakistan has sent its strongest signal yet to Iran that it wishes to enhance at all levels the neighbourly bond and relationship with that country. Hatami added that relations between Pakistan and Iran "are in line with strengthening defence capabilities of both neighbouring countries".
The ISPR chief said Pakistan Army was capable of thwarting any threat with the support of Pakistani nation.
He maintained that a regional approach was required to defeat this threat adding that Pakistan had taken effective measures on the Pak-Afghan border.
"This plan is a plot targeting countries like Iran and Pakistan".
The general's visit started with a ceremony during which he received a guard of honour from Iranian military.
The defence minister placed a lot of emphasis on furthering ties between Pakistan and Iran , stating that both countries share a common religion and culture. It acknowledged successful visit and very practical suggestions made by Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa during the exchanges. "There are no terrorist sanctuaries inside Pakistan", he said.
"Kashmir is a long pending dispute between India and Pakistan".
Pakistan also needs to lure Iran into the arms of CPEC and neutralise the potential rivalry building between Gwadar and Chabahar ports.
Warning that the regional nations and states are facing the USA and the Zionist regime's enmity, he said that certain attempts have also been made to foment insecurity in Pakistan which should be confronted by reliance on popular forces along with Armed and security forces.