KARACHI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif said on Wednesday that Pakistan Army and law enforcement agencies will make Karachi a peaceful city. He was chairing a high level meeting in Corps headquarters Karachi.
According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Gen Raheel Sharif lauded the efforts of intelligence and law enforcement agencies against terror networks. He said that they have vowed to go to any length for a secure and terror-free Karachi to ensure a peaceful and fearless life for people of the city.
The Army Chief was briefed in detail regarding ongoing Karachi operation including intelligence based operations.
COAS specially commended the intelligence agencies for achieving major breakthroughs in unearthing various terrorist networks in their bid to dismantle terror infrastructure and sever their linkages with terrorist cells and bases outside Karachi.
The meeting was attended by Corps Commander, DG ISI, DG MI and DG Rangers.
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Rahaeel Sharif on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Islamabad and discussed country’s security situation, ongoing targeted operation in Karachi, rehabilitation work in FATA and the recent visit of US National Security Advisor Susan Rice.
According to sources, the Army Chief informed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that operation Zarb-e-Azb has entered last phase and rehabilitation process of temporarily displaced persons (TDPs) will begin after completion of the operation.
The meeting decided to continue targeted operation against extortionists, terrorists and their facilitators till its logical conclusion.
General Raheel Sharif also briefed the premier regarding his recent meetings with the US National Security Advisor and German Foreign Minister, sources told.
Matter pertaining to Afghan peace process was discussed as well.
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