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General Syed Asim Munir, NI (M), Chief of Army Staff (COAS), undertook a visit to Miran Shah & Spinwam in North Waziristan Agency, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, where he joined troops in celebrating Eid.

Rawalpindi - April 10, 2024

No PR-96/2024-ISPR

General Syed Asim Munir, NI (M), Chief of Army Staff (COAS), undertook a visit to Miran Shah & Spinwam in North Waziristan Agency, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, where he joined troops in celebrating Eid. Commencing with Eid prayers at the frontline, COAS offered supplications for enduring stability and prosperity of Pakistan.

He conveyed heartfelt Eid-ul-Fitr greetings to the troops, commending their unwavering dedication and service to the nation. Subsequently, COAS received a comprehensive briefing on operational readiness and the prevailing security landscape, with a specific focus on border security measures along the Pak-Afghan Border. Acknowledging the formation's monumental efforts in fostering peace and stability, COAS attributed these strides to the sacrifices of our martyrs, facilitating secure environment conducive to socio-economic development, particularly in the Newly Merged Districts and throughout Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Emphasizing the adverse impact of terrorism upon development, COAS underscored the collective imperative to safeguard the hard-earned peace. He urged all stakeholders, especially the local populace, to remain vigilant against adversarial elements seeking to destabilize the region.

"Maintain unwavering focus on your professional duties in service to the nation," COAS concluded.

Earlier, on arrival, COAS was warmly received by Commander Peshawar Corps.

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