Pakistan ready to respond to any threat: Raheel

RAWALPINDI: Taking strict notice of the hostile narrative being propagated by India, Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif said Pakistan is closely watching the latest happenings in the region and their impact on the security of the country.
He made these remarks while presiding over the corps commanders’ conference held at GHQ here on Monday, which took stock of external and internal security situation and operational preparedness of the Army.
Expressing his satisfaction over operational preparedness of the Army, the COAS said that Armed Forces of Pakistan are fully prepared to respond to entire spectrum of direct and indirect threat.
“Pakistan’s Armed Forces together with our resilient nation have surmounted every challenge and will thwart any sinister design against integrity and sovereignty of Pakistan in future as well.”
Commending the steady progress of Operation Zarb–e–Azb, Raheel Sharif paid glowing tributes to officers and men of Army, FC, Rangers and Police who are rendering supreme sacrifices while successfully fighting against terrorists across the length and breadth of the country. Staff Reporter