COAS visits Counter Terrorism Training Centre

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COAS visits Counter Terrorism Training Centre

ISLAMABAD, Oct 27 (APP): Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif Thursday visited 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.
Speaking on the occasion, 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.
“We are sharing our experiences with the world for the benefit of humanity and as an obligation towards international peace.”
Earlier on arrival, COAS was received by Comd 1 Corps Lt.Gen Umar Farooq Durrani and Inspector General Training and Evaluation Lt Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa.