Afghanistan during his address to a joint meeting of political and Security Council and the European Union Military Committee
in Brussels, reports the Daily Times.
"I'm not optimistic at all," said General Hakan Syren, chairman of the European Union Military Committee
. "We are just seeing the beginning of the consequences.
* European Union Military Committee
(EUMC) is composed of the Chiefs of Defense (CHODs) represented by their military representatives (MILREPs).
The president said this while talking to the Chairman of the European Union Military Committee
General Mikhail Kostarakos who called on him at the Aiwan-e-Sadr.
ISLAMABAD -- Federal Minister for Defence Khurram Dastgir and Chairman of the European Union Military Committee
General Mikhail Kostarakos on Wednesday exchanged views on issues of mutual interest during their meeting in Brussels, capital of Belgium.
General Patrick De Rousiers, Chairman of the European Union Military Committee
, told a press conference: "The focus was really on the two missions - EUTM Mali and ATALANTA, just because both of them are going under scrutiny and there is a strategic review coming up." "There has been no political decision to extend the missions, there were discussions by Ministers.
ISLAMABAD -- Chairman European Union Military Committee
General Patrick de Rousiers acknowledging the level of activity and commitment of Pakistan Army in fight against terrorism said that there is great potential which needs to be explored which will strengthen relationship between Pakistan and EU.
"Cooperation between civilian and military elements will be the absolute priority of the European Union Military Committee
following the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty," said the committee's outgoing President, French General Henri Bentegeat, on 4 November.
RAWALPINDI -- Chairman European Union Military Committee
, General Mikhail Kostarakos called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday at General Headquarters (GHQ).