F-16 Sorties Over Islamabad


Islamabad: Four F-16 fighter Jets was flying on Islamabad on Thursday sky said Pakistan journalist Hamid Mir. He said that is it preparation for war? But With India mulling several options, including military, to give a befitting reply to the Uri terror attack, Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif today said that his army is fully prepared to face any scenario.

A Corps Commanders’ Conference was held at the General Headquarters in Rawalpindi where General Sharif reviewed the  external and internal security situation and the operational preparedness of the army.

The Army chief expressed his satisfaction over the military preparedness and said that Pakistan is keeping a close watch on the latest happenings in the region and their impact on Pakistan.

Sharif said that the “armed forces of Pakistan are fully prepared to respond to entire spectrum of direct and indirect threat”.

At the meeting, the General said that the army is ready to thwart any sinister plot against the country. “Pakistan’s Armed Forces, together with our resilient nation, have surmounted every challenge and will thwart any sinister design against integrity and sovereignty of Pakistan in future as well,” Sharif said.

The meeting also saw the Army chief praising the success of the Operation Zarb-e-Azb, Pakistan’s military offensive against militant groups in north Waziristan. Sharif paid glowing tributes to the officers in the army, Rangers and the police who lost their life fighting terrorists