Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited National Defence University today.
Addressing the participants of the National Security and War Course, the army chief congratulated them on successful completion of the course.
In his address, the army chief mainly focused on internal and external challenges facing Pakistan, saying that the country is fully committed to peace and stability both within and without.
About regional peace and development, the COAS said that all stakeholders need to get out of conflict paradigm as only cooperative framework can unlock the true potentials of the region.
The army chief also said that “we have to strive for a Pakistan where the rule of law is supreme and where we have the same attitude towards duties as we have towards rights.” He reiterated that a coordinated and committed national approach is an effective response to all challenges, adding that Pakistan belongs to all Pakistanis regardless of beliefs or opinions.