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Asim Munir takes over as head of Pakistan’s 17th Army

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  General Asim Munir was inaugurated as head of Pakistan s 17th Army on Tuesday in a ceremony held at the military headquarters in Rawalpindi in the country s eastern Punjab province The outgoing army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa handed over the baton to Munir in the ceremony witnessed by senior civil and military officials diplomats and civil servants Addressing the ceremony Bajwa who has served for six years expressed the hope that Munir s appointment will be positive for both the country and the army Munir was appointed chief of the country s army staff on Thursday when President Arif Alvi approved Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif s recommendation to select him for the post He will remain as head of the army for a period of three years according to the country s constitution The new army chief was promoted to the rank of three star general in September 2018 He also remained the country s director general of Military Intelligence and Inter Services Intelligence Xinhua
Asim Munir takes over as head of Pakistan’s 17th Army

General Asim Munir

– General Asim Munir was inaugurated as head of Pakistan‘s 17th Army on Tuesday in a ceremony held at the military headquarters in Rawalpindi, in the country’s eastern Punjab province.

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The outgoing army chief, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, handed over the baton to Munir in the ceremony witnessed by senior civil and military officials, diplomats and civil servants.

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Addressing the ceremony, Bajwa, who has served for six years, expressed the hope that Munir’s appointment will be positive for both the country and the army.

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Munir was appointed chief of the country’s army staff on Thursday when President Arif Alvi approved Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif‘s recommendation to select him for the post.

He will remain as head of the army for a period of three years, according to the country’s constitution.

The new army chief was promoted to the rank of three-star general in September 2018. He also remained the country’s director general of Military Intelligence and Inter-Services Intelligence. ■

(Xinhua)

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