Strong Navy is vital for Pakistan defence : CNS
LAHORE: Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Zakaullah made it clear that Strong Navy is vital and necessary for the protection of Pakistan and Pak Navy is always ready to combat any kind of internal and external threats.
As per details, Chief of Naval Staff visited Pakistan Navy War College Lahore and addressed the participants of the 45th Pak Navy Staff Course.
Geostrategic environment and Pak Navy responsibilities in connection with CPEC and Gwadar Projects were the main focus of Admiral Zakaullah speech.
Addressing the participants, he pointed out that global environment is continually changing and different centers of power are emerging in the world while our development and prosperity is linked with the development of maritime sector and Pakistan security is only possible in the presence of strong navy.
He added that Pakistan navy is fully prepared to ensure the security of Gwadar port and necessary capabilities are being enhanced with the assistance of government.
Chief of Naval Staff further stated that Pak Navy is determined to overcome the challenges without indulging in the race of weapons.
He also congratulated the participants of the course and expressed his hope that they would continue journey of successes in future.