Armed forces will defend every inch of motherland: Defence Minister

05:18 PM | 30 Aug, 2015
Armed forces will defend every inch of motherland: Defence Minister
SIALKOT (Online) - Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif has said the armed forces of Pakistan will defend every inch of the motherland at every cost.

Khawaja Asif visited the village Kundunpur along the working boundary in Sialkot on Sunday.


Kundanpur was badly affected by the recent unprovoked Indian border forces firing and shelling.


Read more: 10 Pakistanis killed, 50 injured in Indian firing

"If India tried to impose war on Pakistan, heavy losses will be inflicted on India which it will remember for decades," the minister warned.

He said cowardly acts by the Indian forces have strengthened the determination of the nation to defend its motherland.

Read more: Army Chief terms Indian firing targeting civilians as cowardly act

He said India's real face is exposing as it is supporting terrorism in Pakistan and creating tension on borders through unprovoked firing along the working boundary and Line of Control.

"India is diverting attention from its internal failures by creating tension on the borders."

Khawaja Asif said sacrifices of the martyrs will not go waste.



Pakistan has proofs of India's interference in Pakistan, according to the defence minister, and Prime Minister will present them at the United Nations General Assembly meeting in September this year.

Read more: UN team visits Sialkot to observe border damages by Indian forces

The premier will also present these proofs to the US leadership during his America visit in October this year.