State determined to attain national objectives: PM Abbasi

RAWALPINDI: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Friday has said that state was fully aware of the challenges and determined to accomplish national objectives.


He said that Pakistan had achieved remarkable success against terrorism and there existed no more “so-called sanctuaries” for them on the soil.

The Graduation Ceremony for National Security Course 2018 was held at National Defence University, Islamabad.

Mr. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, the Prime Minister of Pakistan was the Chief Guest.

National Security Course was attended by selected participants from Civil Services of Pakistan, along with officers from the Armed Forces.

The main focus of course was to enable the participants to comprehend interplay of all elements of national power in the construct of ‘Comprehensive National Security’.

The Chief Guest congratulated participants on completion of course and advised them to do all what it takes to compliment the national response against the threats and challenges faced by the Country.

The Chief Guest also appreciated the contributions of National Defence University in refining national security concepts of the participants and enabling them to acquire a better understanding of issues concerning national security.

Federal Ministers for Defence, Interior, NSA, Chairman JCS Committee, Chief of Naval Staff and Chief of Air Staff were also present.

Earlier, on arrival, PM was received by President NDU Lieutenant General Majid Ehsan.