The Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi, NI(M) Pakistan Navy paid an official visit to Kuwait from 17-19 March, 2018. It was his first official visit to Kuwait after he assumed the Command of Pakistan Navy. He met with Commander of Naval Force Major General Khalid Al-Knadari and other dignitaries. 

The Chief of Naval Staff also met the retired Pakistan Armed Forces personnel working in Kuwait. 

The visit is a manifestation of the close and fraternal ties between the two countries and it provided an opportunity to discuss matters of mutual interest and enhance cooperation between the Naval Forces of the two countries.