Chief of Army Staff visits Egyptian Special Forces in training, witnessed activities

Rawalpindi, July 26, 2016 (PPI-OT):COAS visited Egyptian special forces in training, witnessed activities / exercise. Appreciated their skills and capabilities. COAS met with Egyptian President, Abdel Fattah El-Sisi. Regional security situation and prevalent / emerging security challenges discussed.

The President acknowledged Pak Army’s successes in fighting terrorism and Pak efforts for regional stability. COAS emphasised need for the world and Muslim Ummah to unite in fighting the menace of terrorism.

Later COAS met Sheikh-ul-Azhar, Ahmed El-Tayeb in Al-Azhar University, who appreciated Pak efforts towards eliminating terrorism. COAS emphasised the need to harness Muslim youth towards enlightenment, technological advancement, moderation and harmony.

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