RISALPUR: The international community should condemn the distortion of facts by India regarding held Kashmir and the LoC, Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif said on Thursday.
“We have recently witnessed an unfortunate display of utter desperation playing out inside occupied Kashmir and along the Line of Control through a litany of falsehood and distortion of facts by India,” he said while addressing a passing out parade of PAF cadets.
“We expect the international communtiy to condemn Indian insinuations and fabrications about a nation that has made unparalleled contributions to the global fight against terrorism.”
He said the Pakistani armed forces are fully prepared to give the “most befitting response” to any internal or external threats directed at the country.
“Pakistan is a responsible country and remains committed to the policy of friendship with all other countries based on equality and mutual respect.”
“Any aggression born out of deliberate intent or even a strategic miscalculation will not be allowed to go unpunished and will be met with a befitting response.”
Talking about the internal front, he said Operation Zarb-i-Azb with “full support from Pakistan Air Force” has successfully turned the tide against terrorism.
He said the enemies of Pakistan will make efforts to reverse the gains in the fight against terror. But “their nefarious designs will not be allowed to succeed at any cost”.