No compromise on security, defence of the country: President


ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain has emphatically stated that no compromise will be made on the security and defence of the country.


Addressing the flag hoisting ceremony in connection with Independence Day celebrations at Convention Center in Islamabad today, he regretted the recent acts of aggression on the eastern borders.

He made it clear that Pakistan desires peaceful coexistence with all the neighboring countries including India but any threat to its security will be thwarted.

The President said the government is pursuing a bold and effective foreign policy as a result of which its image has improved in the comity of nations.