RAWALPINDI: The 80th Formation Commanders’ Conference was held on Wednesday during which the attendees were briefed on professional matters, national security challenges, and response measures, a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.
The conference was presided by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa and took place at the General Head Quarters (GHQ). It was attended by the corps commanders, principal staff officers, and all formation commanders of the Pakistan Army.
During the conference, General Bajwa expressed satisfaction over the progress of Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad and lauded the achievements made thus far.
The army chief laid special emphasis on maintaining high standards of operational preparedness in the wake of evolving geo-strategic milieu.
General Bajwa added that the Pakistan Army was a professional institution that shall always fulfil its responsibilities towards the security, integrity, and sovereignty of Pakistan as a sacred duty.
The COAS laid special emphasis on maintaining high standards of operational preparedness in the wake of evolving geo-strategic milieu.
“Pakistan Army being a professional institution shall always fulfill its responsibilities towards security, integrity, and sovereignty of Pakistan as a sacred duty”, the COAS concluded. The conference was attended by Corps Commanders, Principal Staff Officers, and all Formation Commanders of the Pakistan Army.
The participants were briefed on professional matters, national security challenges and response measures.
Gen Bajwa meets Commander Qatar Air Force
Commander Qatar Emiri Air Force Major General (Pilot) Jassim Mohamed Ahmed Al-Mannai called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at General Headquarters in Rawalpindi, the military said in a statement.
According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), during the meeting, matters of mutual and professional interests and regional security situation were discussed.
The COAS said that Pakistan values its brotherly relations with Qatar and Pakistan Army also looks forward for enhanced defence and security cooperation with Qatar armed forces.
The visiting dignitary acknowledged the professionalism of Pakistan armed forces and vowed to enhance cooperation in various fields, the military media wing further said.
Last month, Minister of National Defence of the Republic of Turkey General (retd) Hulusi Akar had called on General Qamar and discussed issues of mutual interest, said the ISPR.
The two discussed regional stability, as well as defence and security cooperation between both the countries and overall regional security.
According to the military’s media wing, the visiting dignitary also appreciated Pakistan’s contribution to regional security and connectivity and also reaffirmed Turkey’s full sport to Pakistan’s stance on regional and international issues.
During the meeting, both COAS and the Turkish defence minister reiterated the desire to further enhance bilateral relations including efforts for bringing peace and stability to the region.