General Public is requested to report any suspicious activity in Punjab, Balochistan and Sind regarding terrorists at universal no 1135 and for KPK at 1125. These numbers can be dialed directly without any code from mobile or PTCL No. COAS in Quetta, visits Balochistan High Court, offers condolences with CJ Bln, panel of judges for all those who lost their lives. Expressed solidarity with 'em. Serious patients shifted to CMH. To chair security conf with civ/mil leadership. Spec combing Ops ordered. Int agencies to go anywhere in the country to target anyone linked with these terror acts. (@AsimBajwaISPR)

Press Release
Rawalpindi - August 23, 2016: 

General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited troops engaged in combing operations in Thall, Kurram Agency today. He was briefed in detail by operation commander about security situation in Kurram and progress of ongoing combing operations and IBO Ops.

While expressing his satisfaction over progress of combing operations and the resultant security environment, he appreciated the valour and gains made by troops and the value these Ops are bringing to cleansing of the area from terrorists and their sympathisers. COAS said that as we consolidate gains of kinetic Ops in FATA, our emphasis is on rooting out all their sleeper cells and a network of facilitators from FATA and across rest of the country. COAS reiterated that our operations will continue across the board without any discrimination and Pakistan will not allow any terrorist to use its soil for terrorism against any other country.

COAS reviewed new deployments and structures being made to improve border management and directed stringent measures to check all cross border movement indiscriminately, in coordination with Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF)  and Resolute Support  Mission( RSM) in Afghanistan.

Earlier on arrival at Kurram, COAS was received by Lieutenant General Hidayat ur Rehaman, Corps Commander Peshawar.


General Raheel Sharif, COAS meeting officers and men during his visit to Kurram agency on Tuesday

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