COAS: (Army Chief says state of morale of troops taking part in operation is inspiring)

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff, General Raheel Sharif spent time with troops participating in operation in Shawal on Thursday.

About 203 terrorists have so far been killed in the multi-pronged operation there. The Army Chief said state of morale of troops is inspiring. He commended them for speed and gains of the operation.

He said heights of Shawal mountains have been cleared and main features of the Valley occupied and are being sanitized. General Raheel Sharif directed troops to comprehensively cleanse the terrorists from their hideouts, isolate them to their size and sever their link with their abettors anywhere.

The Army Chief declared that they will not allow anyone to kill our people and children. He said they will expose all faces who helped terrorists at any stage in any way. He pointed out that going by the accomplishments, Pakistan Army has no parallel in success rate in the war against terror.