Pakistan, Turkey facing daunting challenges: Army Chief


RAWALPINDI: Army Chief General Raheel Sharif has reached Turkey for a 3-day official visit to Turkey on Monday. Wreath laying was held at Kamal Attaturk’s tomb. General Raheel Sharif said that Pakistan-Turkey relationship has survived the test of time.

According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Army Chief General Raheel Sharif has reached Turkey for 3-day visit. General Raheel was presented Guard of Honor by Turkish Land Forces.Army Chief laid flower wreaths at the tomb of Turkish leader Mustafa Kamal Attaturk. General Raheel met with chief of Turkish Land Forces, General Salih Zeki Colak, and discussed matters of mutual interest including eradication of terrorism from both countries.

The Army Chief expressed his heartfelt condolences on the Ankara attack at the occasion. General Raheel Sharif was presented with Legion of Merit by General Salih Zeki Colak for his services to regional peace and courageously handling the menace of terrorism.


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