Every Pakistani is ready to defend motherland against any aggression: PM Nawaz
ISLAMABAD : Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Friday said that the nation along with the country’s brave armed forces is fully prepared to defend the motherland from any sort of aggression.
“We wish peace for these objectives, but I must make it clear that each and every person of this country is ready to defend its motherland. The entire nation stands shoulder to shoulder with its brave armed forces. No one will be allowed to cast an evil eye against Pakistan.” the premier said.
Chairing a meeting of the federal cabinet, the Prime Minister said his government is committed to the welfare of the people and development of the country. The government desired to end poverty and unemployment in the country and achieve progress and prosperity, he added.
The Prime Minister said Kashmir is part of an unfinished agenda of the partition of the sub-continent, that cannot be overlooked.
The atrocities being perpetrated by the Indian forces cannot suppress the freedom struggle of the people of Kashmir, the Prime Minister said. Indian aggression against the people of Kashmir is unacceptable, the Prime Minister added.
Advisor to the Prime Minister on National Security Nasser Khan Janjua briefed the cabinet on the situation at Line of Control, while Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz briefed the meeting about Prime Minister’s visit to US.
Source : APP