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Military awards conferred on ghazis, martyrs of Pakistan army

RAWALPINDI – An investiture ceremony was held at the General Headquarters in Rawalpindi on Thursday to confer military awards on ghazis and martyrs of Pakistan army for their acts of gallantry during counter-terror operations. A statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said that a large number of military officials and relatives of shuhada…

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Pak Army shot down Indian spy drone on LoC

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Army troops shot down an Indian spy drone while it violated LOC in Chirikot Sector. According to Inter-Services Public Relations, the drone has been taken over by Pakistan Army troops. This is 4th drone which has been shot down by Pakistan Army troops in last one year. – SAMAA TV

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How Pakistan Army is fighting a multi-front Defensive War?

By Jawad Akram In 1947, when Pakistan came into being, India emerged as a bitter enemy of Pakistan, and since then it maintains the status of chief enemy of Pakistan. Pakistan’s insistence on implementation of United Nations (UN) Security Council’s resolutions about plebiscite in disputed Kashmir valley remains the root cause of this animosity. Kashmir…

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Pak Army kills two Indian soldiers on LoC

RAWALPINDI: An eight year boy has been martyred due to unprovoked firing by Indian Forces along Line of Control. According to DG ISPR, Ayaz belongs to Jajot Village. He said use of pellet guns in Indian Occupied Kashmir and blatant targeting of innocent unarmed civilians exposes the true Indian face. Indian brutality takes life of…

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Goodbye 2017, Welcome 2018!

By Iqra Junejo When we entered in 2017 it was “Monday” and we will now enter in 2018 on coming Monday.  Thus, this is going to be the last weekend of the year so we all should say good-bye to this year with smiling faces. Since only one day is left in the commencing of…

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UN chief slams terrorist attack in Peshawar

ISLAMABAD: United Nations Secretary-General “strongly” condemned the terrorist attack on student hostel of Peshawar’s Agricultural Training Institute (ATI), and called for those responsible to be brought to justice. “The Secretary-General extends his condolences to the families of the victims and wishes full recovery to those injured,” his spokesman Stephane Dujarric said in response to a…

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Pakistan releases 68 Indian fishermen

RAWALPINDI: Government of Pakistan has released 68 Indian fishermen, who were arrested for violating territorial waters. Representatives of Ministry of Interior and Pakistan Rangers (Punjab) handed over the Indian nationals to Indian Border Security Force at Joint Check Post Wahga, said an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement issued here on Monday. The released Indian prisoners thanked…

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Establishment was involved in wrongdoings at times institutionally, other times in individual capacity: Saad Rafique

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique said on Tuesday that the country’s establishment was involved in wrongdoings at times institutionally and other times, in individual capacity. Speaking exclusively to SAMAA TV’s Naeem Ashraf, Khawaja Saad Rafique said that in the Lahore by-election, PML-N supporters were detained forcefully. He said that complaints had been…

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Around 95% objectives of Operation Khyber 4 achieved: DG ISPR

ISLAMABAD: Director General, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor said on Wednesday that Operation Khyber 4 in Rajgal valley was progressing successfully and around 95% physical objectives had been achieved.

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ISPR releases video showing destruction of Indian posts on LOC

RAWALPINDI: Five Indian soldiers were killed and many were wounded on Saturday when Pakistani troops responded to unprovoked ceasfire violations, ISPR said. The video of this incident has been released by ISPR. In a message on Twitter, DG ISPR Maj-Gen Asif Ghafoor said that unprovoked ceasefire Violation (CFV) by Indian troops at Tatta Pani along…

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Video: Imran Khan gives new name to Shehbaz Sharif

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan re-named Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif as Drama Sharif for not fulfilling the promises regarding elimination of load shedding in the country. Addressing a public rally in Sargodha, he said it is wrong impression that Pakistan Army retreated over Dawn Leaks issue, the reality is other way round. Watch…

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Two terrorists killed in the attack on Pak Army checkpoints

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Army foiled the terrorists attack from across the border in South Waziristan Agency.

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Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad: Air strikes kill several terrorists in Khyber Agency

RAWALPINDI: Military fighter jets pounded militants’ hideouts in Khyber Agency on late Wednesday night, killing several terrorists in the restive tribal region bordering Afghanistan.

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Uzair Baloch taken into military custody

RAWALPINDI: Lyari gang war leader Uzair Jan Baloch has been taken into custody by Pakistan army on late Tuesday night.

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Pak Army Team Spirit competition concludes

JHELUM: The second Pak Army Team Spirit (PATS) competition concluded on Wednesday at the National Counter Terrorism Centre near Jhelum district of Punjab. A total of 10 foreign military teams including  China, Indonesia, Jordon, Malaysia, Maldives, Mayanmar, Srilanka, Turkey, Thailand and U.K along with 8 Pakistan Army teams enthusiastically participated in the toughest military competition…

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Pakistan army sets up helpline for citizens

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan army has set up a helpline service for identifying terrorists and suspicious activities in the country. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the army has issued two numbers 1135 and 1125 to provide information. The move by the army was due to a wave of terrorism in the country. Pakistan ARMY 1135,1125…

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Targeted action on Jamaat-ul-Ahrar camps by security forces

RAWALPINDI: The security forces have destroyed the camps of banned terrorist group Jamaat-ul-Ahrar on Pak-Afghan border in Khyber and Mohmand agencies on Friday. According to sources, the deputy commander of Jamaat-ul-Ahrar Adil Bacha was also killed in the targeted action. As well as, the four camps and training compounds of the group were also destroyed. –…

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ISPR denies rumours about promotions within army

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan army has categorically denied rumors about the posting of Lt. General Aamir Riaz on Monday. 

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Stable Afghanistan is in best interest of Pakistan: Aizaz

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry Monday said stable and peaceful Afghanistan is in the interest of Pakistan. In an interview, he maintained that Pakistan would attend the Heart of Asia Conference in India. Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry said the whole world appreciated Pakistan for the way it tackled the situation created by India. He warned…

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General Zubair takes over command as new CJCSC

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Zubair Mahmood Hayat has taken over the charge from outgoing General Rashad Mahmood in an imposing ceremony held here on Monday. The reception ceremony was held here early this morning at Joint Staff Headquarters where top brass from three armed forces were in attendance. General Zubair inspected…

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Change of Command and Fears Surrounding Karachi Operation

By: Zamir Hussain Laghari With the change of command in Pakistan’s military, fears loom over the ongoing Karachi operation about consistency in its pace and reversal of results. Outgoing Chief of the Army Staff General Raheel Sharif, who embarked on a round of farewell visits to military formations last week, met officers and soldiers of…

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