Islamabad: Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Pervez Kiyani called on Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani here today and discussed matters pertaining to the national security in the backdrop of the Mohmand Agency incident.
The Army Chief apprised the Prime Minister of the steps taken on the western boarders to revamp the defence capabilities aimed at effectively countering the recurrence of the incursion into the Pakistan territory.
The Prime Minister said that the democratic government would not allow similar attack on the country’s sovereignty and any attempt in future will definitely meet the detrimental response.
The Prime Minister said that the government and the people of Pakistan were ready to provide the Armed Forces all the necessary resources to bolster its defence and professional capabilities.
The Army Chief thanked the Prime Minister and expressed firm resolve of the Army to defend the country’s sovereignty.
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