RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif on Thursday said that, ‘We are sharing our experiences with the world for the benefit of humanity and as an obligation towards international peace.’ The COAS made these remarks during his visit to the National Counter Terrorism Training Centre (NCTC), Pabbi and witnessed Pakistan – China Joint Special Forces Exercise ‘YOUYI-VI 2016.’
Two weeks long exercise was focused on counter terrorism operations and sharing of field combat experiences of the two Armed Forces, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.
While speaking on the occasion, the COAS congratulated all participants of the exercise for displaying high level of professionalism and combat skills. He emphasized that, ‘Such exercises will consolidate our special relationship with Chinese Armed Forces and will help us to eliminate terrorism from the region.’ ‘Earlier on arrival, the COAS was received by Corps Commander Lt. Gen Umar Farooq Durrani and Inspector General Training and Evaluation Lt. Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa, the ISPR stated. NNI