COAS Gen Raheel Sharif celebrates Eidul Azha with troops Khyber Agency

25 Sep, 2015 7:45 pm

KHYBER AGENCY (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Friday celebrated Eidul Azha with troops in forward locations in Khyber Agency.

According to a statement issued by the ISPR, the COAS while talking to the troops said that with entire nation standing behind Armed Forces in their fight against terrorism. Pakistan is bound to defeat all internal and external perpetrators of terrorism.

He said that we must focus on a whole of nation response to deny opportunities to prevent any organized activity by enemies of state.

General Raheel Sharif emphasized the need to work at all levels, on preventing terrorists from establishing bases across border and infiltrating into Pakistan. “We must not forget our martyrs and their families while celebrating our Eid,” he said.

The COAS was also briefed on the ongoing operations in the region and commended the troops present for the sacrifices that they have rendered.

He commended every soldier for spending their Eid in the line of duty for a greater cause of defense of motherland and expressed his complete satisfaction over achievements of the operation so far.

While appreciating the high state of morale of troops, the COAS paid them rich tributes for their outstanding achievements in operation Zarb-e-Azb.



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