REF:

Rawalpindi - May 21, 2008

No PR-24/2008-ISPR

The Chief of Army Staff, General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, while addressing the officers of Rawalpindi Garrison said that Army is fully prepared to meet current and emerging external and internal threats, with support of the nation.

The Chief of Army Staff, reiterated that training and professional pursuits must remain the prime focus to enhance operational preparedness, so that we attain the highest standards of capability at all levels. General Kayani said that Army will spare no effort in defending the country.

The Chief of Army Staff highlighted some of the measures that have been initiated to make the functioning of the Army more efficient and responsive. Corps Commander Rawalpindi was also present during the address.

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The Chief of Army Staff, General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, addressing the officers of Rawalpindi Garrison at General Headquarters on Wednesday. (21-05-08) – Photo ISPR