Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Bajwa in his message on Pakistan's 73rd Independence Day and Kashmir Solidarity Day said, Pakistan will stand by Kashmir and the army 'will remain fully ready to perform its part' in line of their national duty for the cause.
In a two part tweet, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) DG Major General Asif Ghafoor quoted the COAS and said that Kashmir's reality will never be changed by an illegal piece of paper.
The tweet further said that no force can change the the reality of Kashmir, not now, nor in the future.
The COAS said 'Pakistan has always stood by Kashmiris against India's hegemonic ambitions' and always will.
The tweet reiterated the Pakistan Army's resolve to 'stand in the face of tyranny, regardless of the cost'.
“Reality of #Kashmir was neither changed by an illegal piece of paper in 1947 nor will any other do it now or in future. Pakistan has always stood by Kashmiris against India’s hegemonic ambitions, will always do. There can never be a compromise on #Kashmir. (1 of2).— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) August 14, 2019
The COAS also said the Pakistan Army is fully aware about the 'sanctity of Jammu & Kashmir'.
We shall stand in the face of tyranny, regardless of the cost. Pakistan Army is fully alive to the sanctity of Jammu & Kashmir and will remain fully ready to perform its part in line with our national duty for Kashmir cause”, COAS on Independence & Kashmir Solidarity Day. (2of2).— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) August 14, 2019