Ready to fight at every moment, on any front
Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday asserted that there is no room for any more violent behaviour or extremism in Pakistan, adding that no person or group will be allowed to blackmail the state on the basis of regionalism, linguistics, ideology or religion.
“No individual or group aside from the armed forces and law-enforcement agencies would be allowed to display weapons or use them,” the army chief said while addressing a ceremony on the occasion of Defence Day at the GHQ in Rawalpindi.
President Arif Ali was the chief guest while all the three service chiefs and cabinet members were also present at the event.
The army chief said Pakistan’s armed forces ‘are ready for any kind of internal and external threats’. “We have the capacity to fight conventional and non-conventional warfare, open and hidden enemies, if anybody wants to test us, they will find us…