RAWALPINDI: On Monday, Army chief General Raheel Sharif stated terrorists will be chased till their total elimination. He told the troops in North Waziristan to “eliminate all local and foreign terrorists and their sanctuaries” in the tribal region.
The army chief visited the military personnel on the front lines for the first time since the launch of a major offensive opposed to the terrorist groups in North Waziristan, their biggest sanctuary.
Speaking to the soldiery in the midriff of the operation in Miranshah, the headquarters of North Waziristan, Gen Raheel lauded them for their bravery, commitment and high state of morale and expressed his satisfaction over the progress reached thus far since the beginning of the procedure.
General Raheel commended the entire string of instruction for their limited efforts in planning, training, mobilization and execution of the surgical process,” an army statement stated. “Alluding to the end objective, the foreman of the army staff affirmed that terrorists will be tracked and run down across the country till their final elimination.”
The support of the entire nation and avowed that with unflinching national resolve and clear way – General Raheel acknowledged and appreciated, “we will achieve our mission and rid Pakistan of the curse of terrorism.” He especially paid rich tributes to the Shuhada and tributes to Shuhada and wounded.” Paying tribute to IDPs for their sacrifices to restore the writ of the state, COAS acknowledged the national life and support forthcoming for them from across the land.
The COAS stated the ground forces will play its part in reconstructing and restoring normality in the restive NWA. Earlier on his arrival at Miranshah, the COAS was received by Lieutenant General Khalid Rabbani, the Corps commander Peshawar. He was given detailed briefing by General Officer Commanding on the ongoing Operation Zarb-e-Azb.