RAWALPINDI – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa Monday presided over the 202nd Corps Commanders’ Conference at General Headquarters, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.

The forum reviewed geo-strategic security environment with focus on evolving situation in Middle East/Afghanistan and its implications on Pakistan, the ISPR said in a press release.

The forum reiterated to continue supporting and enabling national efforts to play positive role in line with Pakistan’s national interests.

Participants of the meeting reviewed the military to military engagement with Afghanistan for better border management, internal security situation of country including preparations for flood relief operations if required and force development plan, and progress of Operation Radd -ul-Fassad – a nationwide operation aimed at eliminating the “residual/latent threat of terrorism”, which was launched in February after a deadly attack at a shrine in Sehwan.