New ships for Pakistan?
Zakaullah says strong navy vital to protect maritime interests.
Navy likely to acquire modern warships
KARACHI: Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah has said that an efficient and strong navy is vital for the protection of Pakistan’s maritime interests, according to a statement issued here by the Pakistan Navy on Wednesday.
Addressing annual efficiency competition parade and award ceremony held at the PN Dockyard, he said that the Pakistan Navy Fleet during the last year participated in various maritime exercises and live weapon firings. Active participation in these operations helped in improving operational plans, material state and operational capabilities of the Pakistan Navy, he said.
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