RAWALPINDI: Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said that Pakistan Army will continue its responsible and positive role for regional peace without compromising national security and defence of the motherland at any cost.
In a tweet regarding the top-level army huddle, Director General of Inter-Services Public Relations Major General Asif Ghafoor said: “Statements of Indian military leadership against Pakistan are irresponsible rhetoric with implications on regional peace and stability.”
He further quoted Chief of Army Staff General Bajwa as saying: “We shall continue to play our responsible and positive role for regional peace without compromising on national security and defend our motherland at whatever cost.”
Other topics of discussion at the conference included geo-strategic, regional and national security; the militant Islamic State, the situation along Pakistan’s borders and the line of control. The meeting also discussed the situation in occupied Jammu and Kashmir.
According to DG ISPR, the forum also reviewed the evolving security situation in the Middle East with reference to the US-Iran standoff and it’s implications on regional peace and stability.