Stability returning to Pakistan as result of army operations: COAS
29 April, 2015
RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday said that stability is returning to Pakistan as result of army operations.
“A peaceful environment in and around Pakistan is the army’s top priority,” he said in a statement posted to Twitter by Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asim Bajwa. General Raheel addressed army officers in Bahawalpur to pay tributes to them for their resilience,
professionalism and sacrifices in the ongoing operation against terrorism, the statement said.
DG ISPR quoted the army chief as saying that focus cannot be taken away from targeting terrorism in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and breaking militant links in the rest of the country.