RAWALPINDI: Condemning Indian brutal killings of innocent Kashmiri youth, the Army Chief reiterated that the world needs to recognize the aspirations of Kashmiri people, their struggle for freedom and help resolve the long standing dispute for lasting amity in Kashmir and enduring peace in the region.

He was chairing Corps Commanders Conference in Rawalpindi. According to the ISPR, General Raheel stated that the international community needs to play its part in order to establish peace in the occupied valley.

The conference also took an in-depth review of internal security situation and discussed professional matters.

The Army Chief appreciated the relentless efforts of Intelligence and Law Enforcement Agencies towards ensuring peace and security during Eid days in the face of numerous threats. External security situation was discussed with particular emphasis on situation in Afghanistan.

To scrutinize cross border movement and ensure strict check on terrorist's movement, the forum reviewed progress of measures being taken for effective border management.