President Dr Arif Alvi acknowledged Pakistan Military’s “unparalleled contribution and sacrifices” for the nation’s safety throughout a go to to basic headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi on Wednesday, in accordance with an announcement from the navy’s media wing.
“President [Alvi] acknowledged [the] unparalleled contribution and sacrifices rendered by [the] Pakistan Army towards [the] external and internal security of Pakistan,” the Inter-Companies Public Relations (ISPR) assertion mentioned.
“He also commended [the] army’s prowess in the field of information technology and coordination mechanisms with other services/stakeholders.”
The president was obtained by Chief of Military Employees (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa upon his arrival on the GHQ and offered with a guard of honour, the assertion added.
He additionally laid a floral wreath on the Martyrs Monument and provided prayers.
The ISPR assertion mentioned the president and COAS mentioned issues of nationwide safety and regional developments. The president was additionally apprised of the military’s operational preparedness and given a briefing on cyber safety by the navy’s communication and knowledge expertise department.
Final week, Gen Bajwa mentioned hostile forces had been “trying to weaken the society and state through a hybrid war”, including that Pakistan Military was “fully cognisant” of the challenges and was ready to deal with them.
“We will ensure the country’s defence by focusing on core competencies and technology,” he had mentioned whereas addressing cadets on the Pakistan Navy Academy, reminding them that “only strong armed forces can guarantee the defence of the motherland.”