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Pakistan Successfully Test Fires “Nasr” Ballistic Missile

ISLAMABAD: Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday said that Pakistan’s short range missile programme ‘NASR’ “puts cold water on cold start,” an Indian doctrine meant to launch swift attacks inside the country. “Nasr puts ‘cold water’ on ‘cold start’ Gen Qamar was quoted as

Pakistan To Get More SAAB 2000 Erieyes

The Pakistan Air Force chief, Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, told AFM in late April that the air arm is set to receive three new Saab 2000 Erieye airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft. The first will be delivered in December and the remaining

Pakistan & Ukraine To Produce Modern Battle Tanks

ISLAMABAD, (APP): Pakistan with the assistance of Ukraine would produce modern battle tanks, as per Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) reached at UAE on Tuesday. Pakistan and Ukraine will cooperate in building, modifying, rebuilding and upgrading tanks in Pakistan, this was stated in an official communication by the Ministry of

Pakistan Receives LD-10 Anti-Radiation Missiles From China

STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL PEACE RESEARCH INSTITUTE (SIPRI) reports that Pakistan has received 50 (out of 100 ordered) LD-10 anti-radiation missiles from China in 2014 and 2015. These missiles were ordered in 2011. The LD-10 air-to-surface anti-radiation missile is a variant of the SD-10A missile meant for

CPEC Should Be Handled By The Army

Islamabad: Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF) President Mian Zahid Hussain who is also the President of AKIA; Senior Vice Chairman, Businessmen Panel, FPCCI and former provincial minister said that the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was getting damaged due to problems in bureaucracy and

15000 Personnel To Be Hired For Protecting CPEC

Islamabad: Government would be recruiting around 15000 personnel to protect the projects in the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).  The Senate Standing Committee on Planning Development and Reforms was told by the Project Director (CPEC) Major General (Rtd) Zahir Shah that one percent of the