Commander Pakistan Fleet reviews Naval Preparedness at North Arabian Sea – Reiterates that Pakistan Navy will befittingly respond to any act of aggression

Karachi, October 01, 2016 (PPI-OT):Commander Pakistan Fleet, Vice Admiral Arifullah Hussaini visited Pakistan Navy Fleet units at sea today and reviewed the operational preparedness. The admiral showed satisfaction over Pakistan Navy’s Fleet readiness in keeping vigilant watch over country’s maritime frontiers. He also mentioned about the ongoing Naval Exercise RABAT in which PAF fighters are also participating. In the wake of prevailing situation, Pakistan Navy’s platforms and troops are maintaining continuous vigil at sea and in creek and coastal areas.

Admiral Hussaini during interaction with officers and men onboard ship appreciated their morale, preparedness and resolve to defend maritime frontiers of the country. Admiral said that Pakistan Navy is professionally capable and potent force and is fully prepared to counter any challenge from the adversary. ‘Pakistan is a peace loving country and wants peace and prosperity in the region. However, any act of aggression will be answered befittingly’, He asserted.

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