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COAS Bajwa discusses regional issues with Chinese envoy

RAWALPINDI: Chinese Ambassador Nong Rong on Wednesday called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Rawalpindi. During the meeting, matters of mutual interest, progress on CPEC and regional security situation including latest developments in Afghan Peace Process

Pakistan values its relationship with Russia: Gen Bajwa

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa said Pakistan valued its relations with Russia and hoped for furthering military relations between the two countries. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) media release, Russian Ambassador Danila V. Ganich,

Gen Bajwa vows not to let terrorists disturb peace along Western border

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa spent the second day of Eid with troops deployed on the Western border at Timergara Lower Dir in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the army chief vowed

Gen Bajwa reviews projects of Fauji Foundation

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Thursday visited Fauji Foundation in Rawalpindi. On the occasion, the army chief was given a detailed briefing on ongoing and future projects of Fauji Foundation and review of various set-ups

Russian Envoy to Afghanistan calls on Gen Bajwa

RAWALPINDI: Russian Presidential Envoy to Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ. During the meeting matters of mutual interest, regional security situation particularly developments in Afghan Peace Process were discussed. According

Gen Bajwa lauds professionalism of army air defence system

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa and Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan visited field exercise area near Gujranwala on Wednesday. Commander Army Air Defence Command Lieutenant General Hamood-uz-Zaman Khan received

Bill Gates acknowledges Pakistan’s efforts amid COVID-19 pandemic

RAWALPINDI: Philanthropist Bill Gates had acknowledged Pakistan’s efforts in managing the COVID-19 pandemic despite the current rise in cases. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations, Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa had a telephonic conversation with Bill Gates

Gen Bajwa, President Alvi discusses national security issues

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa called on President Dr Arif Alvi and discussed matters pertaining to the security of the country. During the meeting, the president said Pakistan is proud of its armed forces, which have

COAS discusses regional security with Saudi Deputy Defence Minister

RIYADH: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday met Saudi Arabia’s Deputy Minister of Defence Prince Khalid bin Salaman bin Abdulaziz. “Matters of mutual interest including bilateral defence, security cooperation and regional security were discussed,” said

COAS Gen Bajwa arrives in Saudi Arabia to revive ties

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa arrived in Saudi Arabia on Monday amid a row between the two countries. General Bajwa arrived in Riyadh at 10 AM, the Pakistan embassy in Riyadh said. He is accompanied by

Gen Bajwa, Bill Gates discuss Pakistan’s COVID-19 response

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has a telephonic conversation with philanthropist Bill Gates and discussed  Pakistan’s COVID-19 response and resumption of polio eradication campaign. General Bajwa said success against the COVID-19 pandemic has been achieved due

Gen Bajwa discusses security matters with military officers

LAHORE: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday met senior serving and retired military officers to discuss security and other professional matters. “The COAS had an interactive session on wide-ranging issues including professional matters, security situation

Gen Bajwa pays tribute to martyred wing commander

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday paid glowing tribute to Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Wing Commander Noman Akram who embraced martyrdom after an F-16 jet crashed near Islamabad’s Shakarparian area. A statement by Inter-Services

Guterres, Khalilzad discuss Afghan peace process with Gen Bajwa

RAWALPINDI: United Nations Secretary-General Mr Antonio Guterres on Monday called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at the General Headquarters. During the meeting, matters of mutual interests, overall regional security situation including Afghan refugees issue, Afghan

Army denounces provocative statements by Indian military

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Army on Tuesday termed the repeated provocative statements of the Indian military leadership as “irresponsible rhetoric” with implication on regional peace and security. Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa presided over the 228th Corps Commanders’ conference

Pakistan wants to de-escalate Middle East tension: COAS

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday said Pakistan wants to de-escalate prevailing tense situation in the Middle East, and shall support all initiatives which bring peace to the region. In a series of tweet, Inter

US senator discusses Afghan peace process with PM, COAS

ISLAMABAD: United States Senator Lindsey Graham called on top civilian and military leadership in Pakistan to discuss the situation in Afghanistan and the ongoing peace process in the neighbouring country. The Republican senator and his delegation arrived in the federal

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince meets Gen Bajwa

RAWALPINDI: Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan on Saturday met with Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa. According to the UAE embassy in Pakistan’s official Twitter account, the army chief was received by the Deputy

Army chief meets British envoy, Russian trade minister

RAWALPINDI: The newly-appointed British High Commissioner to Pakistan, Dr Christian Turner, on Wednesday called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa here at the General Headquarters. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Gen Bajwa “welcomed him to

Gen Bajwa hails Saudi contingent at strike corps training exercise

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qammar Javed Bajwa on Thursday visited strike corps during its winter collective training near Bahawalpur, said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). According to a statement by the military’s press wing, the army chief witnessed

President attends mega shooting competition near Jhelum

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi on Wednesday said the best way to pay homage to our martyrs is through our contributions to the national strength in pursuit of national objectives. He was speaking at the closing ceremony of 39th Pakistan

Army Chief Gen Bajwa practises F-16 combat simulation mission

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday visited Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Base Mushaf in Sargodha, the military’s media wing said. The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said General Bajwa was taken into the squadron and

The cliffhanger COAS verdict

It was a sigh of relief for the federal government when the Supreme Court finally granted a six month extension in the tenure of Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa. A constitutional crisis has been averted as the

PM Imran Khan hails SC verdict on Gen Bajwa’s extension

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has commented on the six month extension in the tenure of Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa. In a series of tweets, the prime minister took a shot at his rivals who he

Army chief’s extension is political, not legal issue: Fawad

ISLAMABAD: The government is embroiled in another fiasco after the extension in the tenure of Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa after the Supreme Court suspended the notification in this regard. Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Fawad

Army Chief’s tenure extension

Prime Minister Imran Khan summoned an emergency meeting of the federal cabinet for the second time in the day. The circumstances were rather unusual. The Supreme Court made the bombshell announcement suspending the government’s notification for extension in the tenure

Army will continue to support national institutions: Gen Bajwa

RAWALPINDI: Chief Of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday said that better internal security and stability achieved through national efforts and sacrifices of the armed forces shall not be let reversed to suit any vested agenda. The army