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Coas Visits NCTC Pabbi

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif visited National Counter Terrorism Training Centre (NCTC), Pabbi and witnessed Pak-Sri Lanka-Maldives Trilateral Exercise “Eagle Dash-I”, on February 4, 2016. The two weeks long exercise focused on counter terrorism operations and sharing of field combat experiences of the three Armed Forces. Owing to the successes of Operation Zarb-e-Azb, a large number of friendly countries have requested Pakistan Army to organize training for their troops in the state-of-the-art Counter Terrorism Training Centre. So far Pakistan Army has conducted joint exercises with Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, China and Jordan to enhance their combat efficiency. Pakistani troops have also imparted counter terrorism training to police and other law enforcement agencies of all four provinces, Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Kashmir. While speaking on the occasion, COAS congratulated all participants of the exercise for displaying high level of professionalism and combat skills.

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