Pakistan successfully test fires missiles


Express May 08, 2010

RAWALPINDI:

Pakistan successfully test fired short-range ballistic missiles Ghaznavi and Shaheen One on Saturday.


According to the ISPR , both missiles can carry conventional and nuclear warheads to a range of 290 kilometers and 650 kilometers respectively.


The field launches of the ASFC were witnessed by Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani, Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Committee General Tariq Majid, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Noman Bashir, Director General Strategic Plans Division, Lieutenant General Kahlid Ahmed Kidwai (Retired) and other senior military officials.


Gilani congratulated the troops on on displaying a high standard of proficiency in handling and operating the weapons.

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Uzair.Javaid | 10 years ago | Reply This comes at a time of extreme international pressure, Pakistan was under. A time when International media alongside indo-Us nexus tries to create a public opinion that every other attack comes from Pakistan. Recent remarks by Mrs.Clinton also suggest some likely plans of US getting a mandate for Spec-Ops inside Pakistani terrain with india over the other side to take revenge over a so called Pakistani backed mumbai attack. Pakistan Fires 2 of its missiles, that certainly would force to calm down the remarks being made from either of the 2 countries. It is a job well done to safeguard the interest and security of Pakistan, that too under a government that is known of being a highly Pro-US politicians.
Muhammad Bilal | 10 years ago | Reply **Pak Army Zindabad. Long Live Pakistan. Congrts 2 the whole nation. May Allah protect our beloved country.....**
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