Asif Ghafoor

Pakistan army spokesperson trolled for calling Kashmir country's 'jugular vain'

Ghafoor was quoting a statement by Pakistan Army Chief Qamar Javed Bajwa which reiterated that the country is fully determined to defend "honour and dignity" of the motherland.

published on : 4th October 2019

Pakistan military says US cheated it over Osama bin Laden raid in Abbottabad

Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was killed by US Navy Seals in 2011 in Pakistan's Abbottabad.

published on : 4th September 2019

We don't have any 'no first use' policy, says Pakistan Major General Asif Ghafoor 

Tensions between India and Pakistan have escalated after New Delhi on August 5 revoked Jammu and Kashmir's special status and bifurcated it into two union territories.

published on : 4th September 2019

Pakistan raises heat, conducts training launch of ballistic missile Ghaznavi

'Pakistan successfully carried out night training launch of surface to surface ballistic missile Ghaznavi,' Director General ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor said in a tweet.

published on : 29th August 2019

Pakistan to observe 'Kashmir Hour' on Friday: Army

Army spokesman Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor made the announcement after Pakistan PM Imran Khan said on Monday that an event will be held every week to show solidarity with the Kashmiri people.

published on : 29th August 2019

Pakistan Army slams Shah Rukh Khan for Netflix spy thriller 'Bard of Blood'

In a tweet, Pakistan Army Major General Asif Ghafoor slammed Khan for producing the series and asked him to promote peace and humanity.

published on : 24th August 2019

Pakistan Army 'fully prepared' to face any challenge from India: Defence spokesman

Army spokesman Major Gen Asif Ghafoor said it was possible India could launch an attack to divert the world's attention from Kashmir.

published on : 18th August 2019

Netizens slam Pakistan military spokesperson for posting doctored video of IAF veteran

Within hours of sharing the video footage, Pakistan Army Spokesperson Asif Ghafoor called the clip to be 'doctored' through inset. 

published on : 29th July 2019

'Don't compare air strikes and cricket match': Pakistan on Shah's congratulatory message to Team India

Shah was referring to the February 26 strikes carried out by India on terrorist training camp in Balakot in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

published on : 17th June 2019

We suffered 'no damage' in Balakot air strike: Pakistan Army

Tensions flared up between India and Pakistan after a suicide bomber of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Muhammed (JeM) killed 40 CRPF personnel in Kashmir's Pulwama district on February 14.

published on : 29th April 2019

BJP leader Raja Singh’s song gets Pakistan ‘attention’

Singh’s song, unimaginatively named ‘Hindustan Zindabad’, evoked mixed response on Twitter. However, Ghafoor’s tweet came as a bolt from the blue to Singh and his followers. 

published on : 15th April 2019

Did you down our F-16? Pakistan asks India after US journal report exposes 'IAF lies'

Pakistan military spokesperson Major General Asif Ghafoor said it was time India came clean on false claims, including the second aircraft shot down by Pakistan.

published on : 5th April 2019

Pakistan now indicates F-16s might have been used to hit Indian aircraft post-Balakot action

Pakistan military today stated that Islamabad had the right to use any fighter jet in its 'legitimate self-defence' and it was immaterial whether an F-16 or a JF-17 shot down two Indian aircraft.

published on : 1st April 2019

Pakistan Army claims to shoot down 'spying' Indian quadcopter along LoC

Army spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor claimed that the quadcopter had intruded some 150 metres inside Pakistan side of the LoC.

published on : 16th March 2019

Pak military contradicts foreign minister, says Jaish does not exist in country

During an interview on February 28, Pakistan foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi had admitted that the terror outfit's chief is present in his country. 

published on : 6th March 2019
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