COAS warns not to misjudge Pakistan’s defence capability
Wednesday, November 18, 2009
RISALPUR: Chief of Army Staff Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani said Pakistan’s defence capabilities should not be underestimated by any one as Pakistan army is fully capable to take on challenges.
Addressing a passing out parade of 67th course of engineering and 123rd course of GDP in PAF Academy here, army chief said Pakistan is facing extra ordinary internal and external challenges and threatened by adventurous neighbor. He said army will continue action against extremists. General Kayani said army achieved success in Malakand with the support of people.
Kayani said operation in South Waiziristan is test of army’s professional skills and they are getting success with the help of Pakistan Air Force (PAF). He said nation is united to give country true identity according to ideologies of Quaid-e- Azam and Allama Iqbal.
The chief of PAF Rao Qamar Suleman was also present at this occasion. Army chief distributed the awards to position holders’ graduates.