RAWALPINDI: Director General of Inter-Services Public Relations (DG-ISPR) Major General Babar Iftikhar on Monday said that Pakistan is facing security challenges for over a decade.
While addressing a press conference in Rawalpindi, the DG ISPR told that Indian forces are continuously carrying out ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LOC), martyring several innocent civilians. Indian government doesn t want peace and stability in Pakistan, he added.
The DG said that Indian provocation has increased around Eastern border areas. However, Pakistan has befittingly responded to the violations carried out by the forces of neighboring country.
He said that the personnel of armed forces bravely defeated internal and external threats in 2020.
While talking about the achievements of Pakistan armed forces under the umbrella of Radd-ul-Fasaad operation, Maj Gen Babar told that over 0.3 million raids were conducted to retain peace in the tribal areas.
The ratio of terror activities along the border areas was reduced by 55 percent due to the efforts of security departments, he went on to say.