Prime Minister meets Chief of Army Staff

Islamabad, June 23, 2015 (PPI-OT): Chief of Army Staff, General Raheel Sharif met Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at the PM House here this morning. The meeting reviewed internal and external security situation of the country in addition to discussing progress of Operation Zarb-e-Azb. It was decided that operation against criminals and terrorists will continue unhindered across the country to optimally utilize the environment created due to phenomenal successes of Zarb-e-Azb.

It was reiterated that Zarb-e-Azb would be taken to its logical conclusion, regardless of the cost, and terrorists and criminals would be hunted down indiscriminately. The Prime Minister, while lauding the gains of operation Zarb-e-Azb in FATA, said the nation is proud of its valiant armed forces and highly values the sacrifices rendered by our officers and men in fight against terrorism. Assuring his fullest support, the Prime Minister said that entire nation is standing behind its armed forces in this war.

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