COAS meets outgoing US CENTCOM commander

Latest Update: February 28, 2016 | 237 Views

RAWALPINDI: Outgoing Commander United States Central Command (US CENTCOM) General Lloyd J. Austin paid a farewell call on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif at the General Headquarters (GHQ) on Sunday.

According to a press release by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), General Lloyd Austin paid rich tributes to the professionalism and achievements of Pakistan Army in Operation Zarb-e-Azb. He also acknowledged the efforts of Pakistan for regional stability.

General Lloyd Austin also thanked General Raheel Sharif for the hospitality extended to him during his visits to Pakistan while General Raheel Sharif appreciated General Lloyd Austin’s efforts for peace and stability in Afghanistan.

General Lloyd Austin also laid a floral wreath at the Yadgar-e-Shuhada to pay tributes to the martyrs of Pakistani Security Forces.


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