COAS honors fallen soldiers in South Waziristan

COAS honors fallen soldiers in South Waziristan

RAWALPINDI, AUG 23 /DNA/ – General Syed Asim Munir, COAS visited Sherwangi area near Asman Manza in South Waziristan District where six brave soldiers had embraced Shahadat yesterday while fighting gallantly against terrorists.

Upon arrival, COAS was given a detailed briefing on the prevailing security situation including ongoing intelligence and counter-terrorism operations.

COAS interacted with officers and troops deployed in the area and appreciated their unflinching resolve in fighting the menace of terrorism.

COAS said that Shuhadas are our pride and their sacrifices will not go in vain till the return of complete peace and stability in Pakistan.

COAS emphasised that terrorists, their affiliates and abettors working on the behest of hostile agenda to destabilise Pakistan will be hunted down until their surrender to the State of Pakistan.
Earlier on arrival, COAS was received by Commander Peshawar Corps.