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The Ministry of Defence (Urdu: وزارت دفاع‎, Wazarat-e-Difa, abbreviated as MoD), is a executive ministry of the Government of Pakistan, tasked in protecting Pakistan’s national interests and values at home and abroad. It plays a key supporting role to the Pakistan Armed Forces and coordinates with a range of domestic, foreign and inter-governmental bodies. The Ministry of Defence is one of the leading federal ministries of the Government of Pakistan in terms of budget as well as staff.

The subsistence and functions of the ministry are statutorily defined in Part XII, Chapter II[4] of the Constitution of Pakistan. The responsibilities for procurement, production and discarding of equipment were transferred in 2004 to the Ministry of Defence Production.

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