US Ambassador David Hale meets Army Chief Raheel Sharif


US Ambassador to Pakistan, David Hale, called on outgoing Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif at the GHQ on Friday (Today).

The US ambassador appreciated Pakistan Army’s role in the war against terrorism and paid tribute to General Raheel Sharif.

General Raheel Sharif on Thursday said that soldiers of the Pakistan Army were capable of countering any threat to the nation.

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Addressing a jirga (consultative body) of tribal elders in Bara tehsil of Khyber Agency during a visit, the chief of army staff confirmed he will be retiring on November 29 after a three-year term, as scheduled.

He added that he would dedicate his life after retirement to families of martyrs of the armed forces.