General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, Chief of Army Staff has said that Pakistan Army is well equipped, highly motivated and fully capable to defeat conventional and un-conventional threats posed to the country.
He was addressing officers of Command and Staff College, Quetta on Tuesday. It is harmonization of socio – political, administrative and military strategies that will usher an environment of peace and stability in the long term, he stressed. Ultimately it is the will of the people and their support that is decisive. It is critical that Pakistan Army’s efforts are backed by the nation.
Urging the officers to maintain their focus on professional pursuits, the Chief of Army Staff emphasized that leadership would remain the decisive factor in outcome of any military campaign and officers must lead by personal example. The COAS informed the audience that efforts were being made to equip the Army with modern and best possible hardware, within the given resources.
Earlier, on arrival, the Chief of Army Staff was received by Lieutenant General Javed Zia, Commander Southern Command and Major General Khalid Rabbani, Commandant Command and Staff College.