General Syed Asim Munir, COAS visited Bannu today where nine brave soldiers embraced Shahadat yesterday when a suicide bomber blasted himself near military convoy in Jani Khel area. COAS was briefed on the ongoing operations and overall security situation.
Namaz-e-Janaza of Shuhadas who embraced shahadat in yesterday’s motorcycle-borne suicide blast in the general area Jani Khel, Bannu, was offered at Bannu.Shuhada will be laid to rest with full military honour in their respective hometowns.
On 31 August 2023, a Motorcycle borne suicide bomber exploded himself on a military convoy in general area Jani Khel, Bannu District.Resultantly, nine soldiers including Naib Subedar Sanobar Ali embraced shahadat, while five soldiers were injured.
General Sahir Shamshad Mirza, CJCsSC, who is on official visit to Tajikistan, called on ‘Founder of Peace and National Unity, Leader of the Nation, Mr. Emomali Rahmon, President of Tajikistan. Chairman JCSC also had separate meetings with other government and military officials during which matters of mutual interests were discussed.
General Syed Asim Munir COAS, visited Tilla Field Firing Ranges near Jhelum today. COAS witnessed Field Fire and Battle Drills.
Opening ceremony of First Pakistan-KSA “Joint Special Forces Exercise AL BATTAR-I” was held at Cherat. Pak-Royal Saudi Special Forces are participating in two weeks long exercise.
On night 22/23 August 2023, a fire exchange took place between own troops and terrorists in general area Ladha, South Waziristan District. Own troops effectively engaged the terrorists’ location and resultantly one terrorist was sent to hell.
On 22 August 2023, fire exchange took place between own troops and terrorists in general area Asman Manza, South Waziristan District. Own troops effectively engaged the terrorists’ location and resultantly four terrorists were sent to hell, while two terrorists were injured.
On 21 August 2023, Indian Army resorted to unprovoked firing in Nikial Sector, targeting innocent civilians resulting in Shahadat of an old aged (60 years) individual named Ghias, resident, of Village Oli, District Kotli and traumatized 3 x women while cutting grass in the fields.This blatant Indian aggression is a clear violation of existing Ceasefire Understandings.
Armed Forces of Pakistan, CJCsSC & Services Chiefs pay glowing tribute to Pilot Officer Rashid Minhas Shaheed, Nishan-e-Haider, on his 52nd Shahadat Anniversary today. Pilot Officer Rashid Minhas is the youngest recipient of Nishan-e-Haider, who embraced Shahadat at Goth Ahmed Shah, Sujawal on 20 August 1971.