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DG-ISPR responds to politicians’ statements on Commander of the Peshawar Corps

RAWALPINDI: General Manager of Major General of the Inter-Services Public Relations (DG-ISPR) Babar Iftikhar reacted to the statements of politicians on The commander of the Peshawar Corps, Lieutenant General Faiz Hamid, called the remarks “grossly inappropriate,” ARY News reported. on Thursday.

The Inter-Agency Public Relations Office (ISPR) released a statement. in reactions to politicians on Today, the commander of the Peshawar Corps, Lieutenant General Faiz Hamid.

It was read there that the Peshawar Corps was a glorified formation. of pakistani army leads national war against terrorism for over two decades. ISPR explains that the responsibility for lead prestigious education was awarded one of the most competent and professional officers.

ISPR said in a statement that careless comments made important senior politicians recently about the commander of the Peshawar Corps [Lt Gen Faiz Hameed] very inappropriate. This is added that such statements undermine honor and morale of institution and its leadership.

military media the wing expressed the hope that senior the political leadership will refrain from making unwanted remarks against an institution whose brave officers and men constantly laying down their lives on line guarding integrity and sovereignty of Pakistan.

Purpose of COAS

During a conversation with mediaDG-ISPR, Major General Babar Iftikhar said that media the statement clarified the position of the armed forces after the statements of politicians in last days.

The DG-ISPR said that the politicians’ statements are very inappropriate. He added that they show tolerance for for a long time and insistently asked not to involve the Pakistani army in politics.

Iftikhar said there are several challenges and the armed forces have important responsibilities in securing the country’s borders and overcoming with internal security challenges. military leadership is fully focused on his security responsibilities, he said.

He repeated that the army should stay away from political discourse.

About appointment of Main of Army Headquarters (COAS), Babar Iftikhar said that the army commander is an important position and the appointment process is mentioned. in Constitution. Purpose of army commander will made at one time he added.

DG-ISPR stated that unnecessary debate and discussion regarding the appointment of COAS is tantamount to making the position of the Army Commander moot. He asked everyone to refrain from unnecessary disputes about the appointment of the commander-in-chief of the army, which in in national interests.

Babar Iftikhar said they clarified the military position somewhat times that the army is irrelevant with political discourse in accordance with the Constitution and the law.

ISPR director-general said that everyone was a witness military institution as an apolitical institution in Any of recent elections. He continued that everything senior politicians also admit that the army is far from politics.

He also said that offering an army for political interference is highly inappropriate. DG-ISPR said the Pakistani army is fully prepared to guard the integrity and sovereignty of Pakistan.



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