PM Sharif has planned to turn the JCSC
into a central defence body by restoring its command over the entire military establishment and giving it additional powers including the right to promote, post and transfer key officers.
The new JCSC
chief will be in charge of the nuclear arsenal, he said.
chairman also called on Turkish Minister of Defence Vecdi Gonul and discussed matters of bilateral interest and various mechanisms to enhance the existing cooperation, especially collaboration in defence.
(Joint Computer Security Conference) is an executive forum on information security allowing CIO's, CISO's, audit managers, and senior system professionals to learn and discuss new strategies.
chairman suggested the holding of a defence and security dialogue between Pakistan and Japan on a regular basis On the occasion, Atsumi appreciated the achievements and sacrifices of Pakistan in the eradication of terrorism and assured continued assistance by Japan in the socio economic development of Pakistan.
He had further said that respondent JCSC
chairman should be instructed to call a meeting of the committee to identify the areas in Pakistan wherein the rebels are threatening the security of the country and report the action to be taken against them.
We have to be mindful of the blatant pursuit of military preponderance in our neighbourhood," the JCSC
chairman said, adding the growing power imbalance due to continuing build up of the massive military machine, including both hi-tech conventional and nuclear forces and more assertive posturing were all destabilizing trends, carrying implications for the security of Pakistan.
The recipients of Pakistan Civil Awards belonging to Strategic Organization to be decorated at JCSC
Headquarters, Rawalpindi included: ARAIIMTIAZ to Syeda Shadab Fatima Kamal in Science (Physics), Mohammad Arshad in Science (Physics), IhsanUlHaq in Engineering, Dr.
Appreciating the Australian government's policy of enhanced institutional engagement with Pakistan at the diplomatic and military levels, the JCSC
chairman said the Pakistan-Australia relations were based on convergence of interests, shared objectives and mutual respect.
is a quarterly meeting of senior military leadership to carry out the assessment and evaluation of operational preparedness of all three services specially in the context of jointness within the Armed Forces.
Recent changes announced in our neighbourhood have geo-strategic implications," the JCSC
chief said, adding: "We have to first accurately analyse this coming paradigm and thereafter, if required, adjust our policies to meet the likely challenges.
If he was serious about a National Security Conference then surely the CAS, CNS, the Chairman JCSC
should all have been there.