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COAS to participate NATO countries meeting

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani left for Brussels Tuesday to participate at NATO countries meeting and to give comprehensive briefing as to how USAF’s drone-fired missile strikes are proving counterproductive in Pakistan.

During his 3-day visit General Kayani would participate in the meeting of Chiefs of Defence (CHODs) for discussion on prevailing security situation in the region. Military Committee is the highest military forum of NATO that meets regularly to discuss various strategic issues concerning to NATO.

This will be the first occasion when General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani will address this august forum. The COAS will discuss the complexities of security issues and the need for a comprehensive approach, while fully addressing Pakistan’s interest.
Courtesy: Arab News

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Azhar Masood

Azhar Masood is Controller of News in PTV, and Chief Instructor of PTV Academy, working for Arab News. He has Covered Iraq War from Baghdad for CNN, BBC, FOX News, and Al-Jazeera and other regional channels. He covered conflict in Bosnia Herzegovina. He interviewed Yasir Arafat of Palestine, Paul Wolfoweit, Prime Minister Jean Ghteyan of Canada, Dr. Amar Musa of Egypt, Mr. Haris Slajic, Prime Minister of Bosnia Dr. Akbar Ali Vallayati, former Foreign Minister of Iran, President Kumaratunge of Sri Lanka, Mr. Kumar Su Bramanyem, Director of National Defence Institute of India, Mr. Hamid Karzai President of Afghanistan, Dr. Ahmad Chalabi of Iraq National Congress, Mr. Hoshyar Zubari, Vice President Kurdish Democratic Party of Iraq

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