Gen Bajwa said only a cohesive national effort shall take Pakistan to progress and prosperity.

RAWALPINDI (Dunya News) – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Pakistan is committed to root out terrorism at the global level.

According to a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the COAS visited Command & Staff College (C&SC), Quetta and addressed officers and faculty of Command & Staff College.

Gen Bajwa’s address to staff course-2020/21, focused on professional matters, internal & external security situation and matters concerning regional security environment.

Speaking on the occasion, the army chief emphasized Pakistan’s resolve and determination to confront global phenomenon of terrorism by adopting whole of nation approach.

He said that future of enduring peace and stability in South Asia hinges on ability to resolve long pending issues within the region.

“This can be complemented through meaningful international support and will to take on complex challenges. Focusing on COVID-19 pandemic,” COAS said and added Pakistan Army along with other state institutions will do all to mitigate the challenges faced by people of Pakistan.

Gen Bajwa went on to say that only a cohesive national effort shall take Pakistan to progress and prosperity.

Earlier on arrival at Quetta, COAS was received by Lieutenant General Sarfraz Ali, Commander Quetta Corps and Major General Amer Ahsan Nawaz, Commandant Command & Staff College.