Pakistan Army will preserve its dignity: COAS Sharif

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif said on Monday that the Pakistan Army upholds the sanctity of all institutions and would resolutely preserve its own dignity and institutional pride.

Army chief Sharif praised the professional skills of the brave and battle hardened Special Service Group (SSG) during a visit to their headquarters at Ghazi Base, Tarbela.

COAS Sharif paid glowing tributes to the sacrifices of the SSG soldiers and officers and acknowledged their tremendous success while fighting against terrorists.

Speaking to SSG officers and soldiers, COAS said, Pakistan Army never has and never will shy away from rendering any sacrifice in ensuring a formidable defense and security of the motherland.

Drawing its strength from national support, with its characteristic coherence and resilience, Pakistan Army has contributed immensely towards national security and nation building and will continue to deliver on its mission.