Rawalpindi, May 30, 2014 (PPI-OT): General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited Command and Staff College, Quetta today. While addressing the participants of the Course, COAS said that Pakistan Army, in unison with other services, is fully prepared to deter and defeat any aggression across the entire spectrum of threat.
Pakistan Army has the unique accomplishment of having been employed on various fronts against two different types of threat i.e., conventional and sub conventional, for last over one decade and is respected for its achievements and sacrifices the world over, the COAS emphasised.
COAS exhorted the need for future leadership to remain abreast with the latest global and regional developments and focus on their professional grooming. While elaborating on his vision, COAS emphasized that Army should carry its glorious legacy as a National Army suffused with an enhanced degree of professional ethos, pride and esprit de corps.
An Army which continues to be reflective of Pakistan’s aspirations manifesting the collective will and resilience of its proud citizens; a symbol of National Unity and Cohesion. Earlier on arrival at Quetta, COAS was received by Commander Southern Command, Lieutenant General Naseer Khan Janjua.
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