Pak Army fully prepared to meet CPEC projects' security challenges: Analysts
Army Chief reiterates Pak Army's commitment to provide security for CPEC and the work force
Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has reiterated Pakistan Army's commitment to ensure security for China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and the workforce involved. He said this during his visit to Headquarters of Special Security Division (SSD), where he was given a detailed briefing on Integrated Security Mechanism. General Qamar Javed Bajwa said Pakistan Army is fully aware of hostile agenda against CPEC and vowed that the security forces are fully prepared to defeat their designs. The army chief emphasized upon the value Pakistan attaches to the Chinese help and assistance extended in making this projects a success. He appreciated SSD for their state of preparedness and arrangements for execution of the assigned mission and tasks.
Topic 02: Government is focused to foil all conspiracies against the country- Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has urged religious scholars to present a counter narrative against extremist mindset to realize the dream of peace and harmony in the country
Addressing a seminar at Jamia Naeemia in Lahore on Saturday he said this narrative should be taught to youth at educational institutions. The Prime Minister said his government initiated strong and indiscriminate action against terrorists across the country after coming in power and backbone of terrorists has now been broken. He said the government will foil all conspiracies against the country and forge unity in the society. He resolved that the PML-N government, with the support of Ulema will discard elements of hatred and disunity.
Nawaz Sharif said though isolated incidents of terror are still occurring but the government is committed to trace out remnants of terrorists and their facilitators. He asked religious scholars to come forward to take this war to its logical conclusion. Prime Minister lauded the role played by Jamia Naeemia in promoting religious education. He also paid tribute to late Mufti Naeemi for his services to religion and society.
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Maj. Gen.Retd. Farooq Malik (Defence Analyst)
"It is appreciable that army chief has visited security division and addressed there. He ensured protection of CPEC at all possible costs. Until and unless its security is not ensured, CPEC cannot achieve desired results."