Pak Army has announced to clear more than 800 Square Kilometer of the Shawal area which is considered as one of the most difficult terrain for conducting the counter insurgency operations.
COAS also appreciated the professionalism of the Pak Army and motivated them for the Combing operations.
Waziristan Agencies both North and South Waziristan is one of the most difficult and hilly terrain for counter terrorism operations.
Pak Army professionalism and dedication in clearing Shawal and North Waziristan has been praised both at National and international forums.
Pak Army soldiers and officers embraced martyrdom in this operation and eliminated thousands of the terrorists and their hideouts in rigid and tough terrain.
General Raheel Sharif appreciated the Pak Army troops deployed in the area and instructed them to start off the Combing operations of the FATA and as well as the surrounding areas to arrest the terrorist facilitators so as to curb the menace of terrorism once and for all throughout the country.