COAS warns 'foreign agencies' over involvement in Balochistan

07:06 PM | 15 Apr, 2015
COAS warns 'foreign agencies' over involvement in Balochistan
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RAWALPINDI (Staff Report) – Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif vowed to bring peace in Balochistan while warning foreign elements over their involvement in destabilizing the province, said Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Wednesday.

He warned foreign states and Intelligence agencies against their attempt to destabilize Pakistan by supporting terrorism in Balochistan. We will defeat all such forces comprehensively, he added, armed forces will unearth all militants and their abettors, sympathizers and financers at any cost.

Army chief promised these elements will find no place in Pakistan to hide as we will go to any length to restore writ of the state.

The head of armed forces, according to the twitter feed of DG ISPR Major-General Asim Saleem Bajwa, visited Quetta where he chaired high level meetings to review the law and order situation following the killing of 20 laborers in Turbat area of Balochistan.

“COAS expressed his deep grief on the brutal killing of poor and innocent laborers by terrorists,” tweeted DG ISPR, “General Raheel Sharif announced to support Balochistan’s provincial government to totally eliminate such elements”.

COAS, on the occasion, commended the efforts made by law enforcement agencies in order to restore peace in the province while pledging to bring prosperity to the people of Balochistan.

General Raheel Sharif also visited Frontier Constabulary headquarters during his visit.

The twitter thread of DG ISPR Major-General Asim Saleem Bajwa: