RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Monday that the army is ready to counter any threat including that of from across the border, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
According to the ISPR, the COAS presided over the 226th Corps Commanders’ Conference held at the General Headquarters today.
The forum reviewed the geo-strategic and national security environment, along with the internal security, the situation along the eastern border and the Line of Control.
The military media wing quoted the Army Chief as saying, “while Pakistan Armed Forces with support of national institutions and the nation are fully prepared and committed to thwart all threats including on Eastern Border/LOC, continued cohesion of all national stakeholders on key national issues is essential to defeat inimical forces.”
The commanders expressed firm resolve to defend the country against full-spectrum threat.
COAS added, “we have attained better internal security and stability through cohesive national efforts and sacrifices rendered by Pakistan Armed Forces, all national institutions and above all the nation. We shall not let it reverse to suit any vested agenda at any cost.”
Calling Pakistan Army an organ of the state, COAS Bajwa said that it will continue to support national institutions as and when asked as per the Constitution, mentioned the ISPR.