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Govt to further strengthen Armed Forces' capability: Khattak

Defence Minister Pervez Khattak says the government is determined to further strengthen Armed Forces' capability to ensure foolproof defence of the national frontiers.

He was talking to Naval Chief Admiral Zafar Mehmood Abbas in Islamabad.

During the meeting, professional matters of mutual interest and Pakistan Navy’s role in regional maritime security and Indian Ocean region came under discussion.

The Naval Chief briefed the Defence Minister on current developments in the region and operational preparedness of Pakistan Navy.

He said Pakistan Navy is well prepared to meet any challenge and ensure defence of the maritime frontiers of the country.