ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that on September 6, our brave armed forces in shoulder-to-shoulder with the nation foiled enemy’s evil intentions and the day will be remembered as an ardent and fervent occasion.
He said that the scarifies of our forces enliven our freedom. The PM said in his message on Defence Day, he said that the whole nation proud of the professionalism and bravery of our armed forces.
The fast-changing global scenario, internal and external conspiracies and terrorism are the challenges that demand strong defence, beside showing unity within our ranks and faith.
Nawaz Sharif said that we attained self-reliance in production of advanced weapons. Hatf missile series, Al Khalid and Zarrar tanks, JF-17 Thunder aircraft, Agosta submarines and the foremost of all, our nuclear capability is the hallmark of our strong defence.
While talking about Kashmir, Nawaz Sharif said that Pakistan will continue political, moral and diplomatic support to Kashmiri people. He said voice of Kashmiris could not be suppress with atrocities. The PM said that Kashmir issue will be resolved according to the aspirations of Kashmir people and resolutions of United Nations.