Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bjawa has said Pakistan will continue supporting the ongoing intra Afghan dialogue as peace in Afghanistan means peace in Pakistan.
He said this while highlighting the dividends of border control measures at a briefing in Peshawar today (Friday).The Army Chief was given detailed update on security situation, border management including fencing, capacity enhancement of FC and police in newly merged districts as a result of transition to stability. Appreciating officers and men of Peshawar Corps, General Bajwa lauded efforts of Law Enforcement Agencies including FC and police for bringing stability in the Tribal Districts.
Hailing sacrifices of local populace for peace and their earnest support to Armed Forces in war against terrorism, he said that ongoing consolidation efforts shall take the hard earned gains towards enduring peace and stability. Earlier, The Army chief stated that a stable and prosperous Afghanistan at peace with itself and its neighbors was in Pakistan’s national interest. Matters of mutual interest, peace and stability in the region, connectivity and current developments in the Afghan peace process were discussed during the meeting. The visiting dignitary appreciated the positive role played by Pakistan and the COAS vision on future of Pak-Afghan relations.