Pak Army ready to combat dangers with courage: Gen. Kayani
February 19, 2010 1 Comment
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani visited Sonmiani Ranges and witnessed firing of Anti-Aircraft Guns and Surface to Air Missiles.
This was announced in an ISPR press release issued here on Thursday.
It said that the COAS greatly appreciated the professionalism of the participating units and standards achieved in engaging aerial targets.
While interacting with the troops, COAS emphasized the need for total focus on professional competence and operational preparedness.
He said that the Army is making all out efforts to equip itself with the best available weapons and equipment.
The COAS also reiterated that the multidimensional security threats faced by the country required a high state of preparedness at all times.
“The army is being equipped with state-of-the-art technology and weapons keeping the current situation in view,” he told the gathering.
Earlier on arrival, the COAS was received by Lieut-Gen Muhammad Ashraf Saleem, Commander Army Air Defence Command, at the Ranges.