ISLAMABAD (Online) - Military leadership has made it clear that the neighbouring country should not commit mistake to consider Pakistan as Gaza strip or Afghanistan nor it should regard itself US or Israel as Pakistan is a nuclear power and its armed forces were fully prepared to counter any aggression. Well-placed sources said Saturday that top military leadership had said peace relations between Pakistan and India were adversely affected following Mumbai incident. The statements being given by Indian leadership were triggering provocation and these could pose a threat to the peace in the region. They reiterated that Pakistan did not want war in the region. However movement of Indian troops and situation at eastern borders was being monitored. Strategy was being evolved keeping in view Indian steps, they added. They underlined all the institutions of national security were ever ready for the sake of security and defence of country and a befitting reply will be given to any aggression. They further said if India resorted to first strike then it could first of all target key institutions of the country. Military leadership acknowledged that India had gained edge over Pakistan in the field of technology owing to increase in its defence budget while Pakistan had also set targets to meet its crucial requirements. Pakistan would soon achieve these targets and come at par with India on this count, they added.