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Army chief, US Deputy Secretary reaffirm commitment to regional peace

US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Alice G Wells, called on Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Rawalpindi on Tuesday. During the meeting, according to ISPR, views were exchanged on issues of mutual interest, regional security and cooperation between the countries. Alice G Wells commended the sacrifices and resilience of the people and armed forces…

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Army chief confirms death sentence for 12 terrorists

Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday confirmed death sentence for 12 hardcore terrorists. According to the ISPR, the terrorists were involved in the killing of innocent civilians and attacks on armed forces. “These terrorists also include those who planned and executed the attack on Markazi Imam Bargah Parachinar,” the ISPR said, adding that…

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Fazlullah’s death ‘a great step’ for building trust between Pakistan, Afghanistan: Ghani

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has said that Taliban commander Mullah Fazlullah’s death is a great step towards building trust between Pakistan and Afghanistan. He spoke with Caretaker Prime Minister of Pakistan Justice (retd) Nasir ul Mulk and Army Chief General Qamar Javed and confirmed the killing of Tehreek-e-Taliban commander Mullah Fazlullah. “They assured me that…

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“We have nothing to do with it”: DG ISPR denies army’s involvement in Bukhari’s abduction

Pakistan’s army on Saturday denied any involvement in the abduction of a writer and rights activist who was kidnapped for several hours this week. Gul Bukhari, a dual Pakistani-British national, has been a vocal critic of Pakistan’s powerful military and its alleged meddling in politics on social media and in her articles in the run-up…

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CENTCOM commander condoles with COAS on death of Sabika Sheikh

Commander US CENTCOM General Joseph Votel called to Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa and condoled unfortunate death of Pakistani student Sabika Sheikh in Texas School firing. He conveyed his grief to bereaved family on loss of an innocent life, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General Major General Asif Ghafoor said in…

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General Bajwa in Forbes’ list of most powerful people

Pakistan’s Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has been named in Forbes list of most powerful people. General Bajwa was ranked 68 among 75 people. “Two years into his tenure as the head of the world’s sixth largest Army, Bajwa has established himself as a mediator and proponent of democracy,” Forbes said. “Javed Bajwa joins…

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Terrorism has no religion, sect or ethnicity: Army chief

Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa arrived in Quetta on Monday and addressed the participants of Second National Security Workshop Balochistan organized by Southern Command in collaboration with provincial government. The two-week long workshop was aimed at creating understanding about critical national security issues, capacity building for timely decision making and enabling the…

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PM Abbasi, Army Chief Bajwa visit Miranshah

PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has lauded the tribesmen for their unwavering support for armed forces in the fight against terrorism and ridding war-hit areas from terrorists during his visit to North Waziristan. According to ISPR, PM Abbasi and Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Miran Shah and Ghulam Khan areas of North Wazirstan on…

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Chinese ambassador calls on Army Chief Bajwa

RAWALPINDI: Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Rawalpindi on Thursday. Matters of mutual interest including regional security came under discussion. The Ambassador appreciated Pakistan Army’s achievements and efforts for peace and stability in the region.

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Army chief in Germany to attend Munich Security Conference

BERLIN: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa arrived in Germany on Saturday to attend Munich Security Conference. According to ISPR, the army chief will speak at the conference giving Pakistan’s perspective on global and regional security. COAS will also have few sideline meetings with other participating international civilian and military leadership, ISPR…

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Pakistan’s territory not allowed to be used against any country: COAS

Rawalpindi – General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) said Pakistani territory is not allowed to be used against any other country and Pakistan expects the same in reciprocity. The army chief made these remarks while attending Chiefs of Defence (CHOD) Conference held at Kabul today (Tuesday). Commander USCENTCOM, Commander Resolute Support Mission (RSM)…

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COAS meets international hockey players

NEWS DESK: International Hockey players from World X1 and hall of fame including Pakistan hockey legends met Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, according to a statement issued by ISPR. COAS appreciated PHF’ initiative for bringing the world players to Pakistan. COAS assured PHF of Pakistan Army’s support for provision of security for…

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Nothing can defeat spirit of Pakistan: Army chief’s message for 2018

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday said that a momentous year was over and the year 2018 was of immense significance for Pakistan both internally and externally with monumental challenges. “Challenges are convertible into opportunities. Part we have done, remaining we can, and shall do together, Inshaa Allah. Nothing…

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Army Chief attends Christmas ceremony in Rawalpindi church

  RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa joined Christian community at Christ Church, Rawalpindi to take part in Christmas Celebrations. The congregation welcomed COAS and thanked him for sharing the festivity. COAS wished Merry Christmas to entire Christian community in Pakistan. He acknowledged role of Christian brethren not only towards creation…

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COAS to appear before Senate for national security briefing

NEWS DESK: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Qamar Jawed Bajwa is expected to shortly begin briefing the Senate Committee of the Whole House on the national security situation in the country during an in-camera session. The extraordinary meeting will be presided over by Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani. The army chief, Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) Director General…

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Pakistan army fully supports mainstreaming of FATA: COAS

RAWALPINDI: Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa Wednesday interacted with Federally Administered Tribal Areas’ (FATA) delegations of tribal elders and youth jirga at Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR). The COAS held detailed discussions with both the delegations, separately, an ISPR statement issued here said. The delegations acknowledged and appreciated Pakistan Army’s sacrifices,…

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Second lieutenant, soldier martyred as army vehicle comes under attack

RAWALPINDI: A Pakistan Army Second Lieutenant and jawan were martyred on Tuesday when militants attacked a security forces’ vehicle in South Waziristan.  According to the ISPR, Second Lieutenant Abdul Moeed and soldier Basharat were martyred when terrorists opened fire on their vehicle in South Waziristan. Abdul Moeed had passed out from the Pakistan Military Academy…

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Balochi youth is as capable as any other Pakistani: COAS

QUETTA:Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Thursday said Balochistan will be an engine of national development effort and invaluable link from north to south and to west in future. He was speaking at a seminar on “Human Resource Development for the youth of Balochistan – Opportunities and Challenges” held here. Renowned…

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Pakistan has done much more than its due share: COAS tells Mattis

RAWALPINDI: General James Mattis, US Secretary of Defence, called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ today (Monday). The meeting was focused on regional security with particular emphasis on Afghanistan as well as other matters of mutual interest. The army chief acknowledged history of US engagements with Pakistan especially the…

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US Defence Secretary James Mattis reaches Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: US Defense Secretary James Mattis has arrived in Islamabad on a day-long visit to Pakistan. High officials of Defense and Foreign ministries received him at the airport. James Mattis will hold meetings with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa today to discuss different aspects of bilateral relations and…

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Zahid Hamid resigned after army chief’s assurance: Khadim Hussain Rizvi

ISLAMABAD: Tehreek-e-Labaik Ya Rasool Allah chief Khadim Hussain Rizvi said that Law Minister Zahid Hamid had resigned from his post after Chief Of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa had provided his assurance.  Speaking to SAMAA TV exclusively, Khadim Hussain Rizvi said that once Hamid’s resignation came through only then did talks began. He also…

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