Zarb-e-Azb in final stages: CoAS

WEB DESK: Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) General Raheel Sharif said on Wednesday that operation Zarb-e-Azb was in its final stages in North Wazirastan Agency and remnants of terrorists who had been squeezed into penny pockets will also be cleared shortly.

According to ISPR here, the CoAS visited front lines in Wazirastan and reviewed the progress of ongoing operations.

Showing satisfaction over gains of operations so far, the CoAS appreciated the highest state of morale manifested while fighting the terrorists in the most rugged terrain. The CoAS also oversaw future operations including Shawal and directed commanders to ensure that these terrorists must remain cut off from their friends and their outside support.

Speaking to the troops, he said these enemies of state and their financiers would not find any place in the country and would ultimately meet their justifies end. The CoAS said, the successes of operation ZeA and sacrifices of our officers and men had been acknowledged by the entire nation.

Source: Business Recorder