Passing out parade of cadets of 143rd Long Course, 62nd Integrated Course, 11th Mujahid Course, 17th Lady Cadets Course and 2nd Basic Military Training Course held at Pakistan Military Academy (PMA) Kakul today. Cadets from Srilanka, Iraq, Maldives and Nepal were also among the graduating cadets.
Promotion board from Brigadier to Major General was held at General Headquarters today. Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa presided.
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, visited Armed Forces Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine (AFIRM), Rawalpindi today. The Foreign Minister met the war wounded soldiers, inquired their wellbeing and was given detailed briefing on the role and contributions of AFIRM.
240th Corps Commanders’ Conference chaired by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, held at GHQ today. The participants undertook a comprehensive review of global, regional and domestic security environment.
General Nadeem Raza, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee visited Army Air Defence Ranges near Karachi and witnessed firing of different Air Defence weapon systems and Surface to Air Missiles (SAMs) including LY-80 Missiles and FM-90 Missiles. Air Chief Marshal Zaheer Ahmed Baber Sidhu, Chief of the Air Staff and H.E.
His Excellency Mr Sergey Lavrov, Foreign Minister of Russia called on General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) at GHQ, today. During the meeting, matters of mutual interest including enhanced defence and security cooperation, regional security, particularly Afghan Peace Process were discussed.
Security Forces conducted area Sanitization Operation in Dewagar, North Waziristan, on reported presence of terrorists. During intense exchange of fire, 1 terrorist, Zahid ud Din resident of Dewagar, North Waziristan was killed.
Major General Saqib Mehmood Malik promoted Lieutenant General and appointed Chief of Logistics Staff, Pakistan Army.
Security Forces conducted an Area Sanitization Operation in Boya, North Waziristan, on reported presence of terrorists. During intense exchange of fire, terrorist Ashraf Ullah alias Toofani, resident of Boya was killed.
Passing Out Parade of Basic Recruits Training Course-28 was held at Rangers Training Centre and School Karachi. Corps Commander Karachi, Lieutenant General Nadeem Ahmed Anjum, was the chief guest on the occasion.