December 5 – Anadolu Agency report by Mahmoud Barakat states that Bahrain and Pakistan will hold a joint military drill to combat terrorism, according to the official BNA news agency. A memorandum of understanding was signed on Wednesday between Bahrain’s National Guard and the Pakistani army to carry out the Badr 3 exercise.
Pajhwok Afghan News: Afghan, Pakistani & Chinese FM to meet in Kabul on 15th
December 9 – MENAFN – Pajhwok Afghan News states that Pakistan’s foreign minister will visit Kabul next week for discussions with top Afghan leaders on political reconciliation and durable peace. Shah Mamood Qureshi will arrive in Kabul on December 15 -days after USP President Donald Trump sought Pakistan's cooperation on peace and stability in Afghanistan.