Bajwa presides over 76th AFCC

By Staff Reporter
Saturday – May 12, 2018
RAWALPINDI: Chief of army staff (COAS) general Qamar Javed Bajwa presided over the 76th annual formation commanders’ conference (AFCC) on Friday, whereat the forum deliberated upon gradual transition of control of cleared areas from military to civilian administration.

According to an inter services public relations (ISPR) statement, forum discussed response in place and progress of ongoing operations as per countrywide military operation radd-ul-fasaad (Op RuF).

Bajwa attributed successes achieved so far to great sacrifices by the people of Pakistan, security forces, intelligence and the law enforcement agencies (LEAs). He appreciated the high state of operational readiness and morale of troops.

Bajwa said that despite our desire for maintaining peace with our neighbours, any hostile action anywhere along our frontiers shall be effectively and befittingly responded.

The participants were briefed on evolving geo-strategic environment, threats to national security and the challenges.

The forum pledged that as a state institution, Pakistan army shall continue to serve the nation in support of and in coordination with other state institutions.