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Pakistan successfully test-fires Shaheen-III ballistic missile

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President Arif Alvi, Prime Minister Imran Khan, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Nadeem Raza and the services chiefs have congratulated the scientists and the engineers over missile launched

Pakistan successfully test-fired Shaheen-III surface-to-surface ballistic missile, having a range of 2,750 kilometers, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said here on Wednesday.

According to the military’s media wing, the flight test was aimed at the revalidating various design and technical parameters of the weapon system.

President Arif Alvi, Prime Minister Imran Khan, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Nadeem Raza and the services chiefs have congratulated the scientists and the engineers on achieving another outstanding milestone.

Earlier on January 12, Pakistan Navy had demonstrated combat readiness and warfighting capabilities through live weapon firing exercise held at the North Arabian Sea.

The spokesperson of the Pakistan Navy had said that anti-ship missiles and torpedoes fired from Naval submarines have successfully engaged intended targets during the exercise.

Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi had witnessed the live weapon firing and expressed satisfaction over the operational readiness of the Pakistan Navy fleet.