Recent terrorist attacks orchestrated by hostile powers having sanctuaries in Afghanistan: COAS
Army Chief says Pak Army is determined to defend motherland, respond befittingly to conspiracies.
Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said recent terrorist acts are being perpetrated on directions from hostile powers and from sanctuaries in Afghanistan.
According to ISPR, the Army Chief said we will defend the motherland and respond befittingly to these conspiracies.
He said security forces will not allow hostile powers to succeed and we stand by our nation.
The Army Chief appealed to the nation to stay calm.
Meanwhile, Director General ISPR, Major General Asif Ghafoor in a tweet said Pakistan-Afghanistan border has been closed with immediate effect until further orders due to security reasons.