Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee meeting held in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI (Dunya News) - The Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (JCSC) meeting was held at Joint Staff Headquarters, Rawalpindi on Thursday. The meeting was presided over by Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Nadeem Raza.

According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Naval Staff Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi, Chief of Air Staff Mujahid Anwar Khan and senior officers from Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Defence Production and tri-services attended the meeting.

The meeting discussed the emerging regional geo-strategic environment including the fast-paced developments in the realm of strategic and conventional policies and operational preparedness of the Armed Forces.

The participants also dilated upon latest situation of COVID-19 and lauded services of ‘National Command and Operation Centre’ (NCOC) which was established to synergize and articulate unified national effort for containment of COVID-19.

ISPR said that the participants discussed the situation of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu & Kashmir (IIOJK) and reiterated that Pakistan will continue to provide all out diplomatic, moral and political support to the brave people of Kashmir in their struggle for justice and right to self-determination in line with UNSC resolutions.

They reaffirmed the resolve of Armed Forces to respond to entire spectrum of threat in the most befitting manner in line with comprehensive security strategy. The participants also lauded the sacrifices of security agencies in fight against terrorism.

Chairman JCSC lauded the jointness of the Pakistan Armed Forces in meeting all defence and security challenges faced by Pakistan.