Pakistan New Army Chief: Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif can appoint a new Army Chief in November. Defense Minister Khwaja Muhammad Asif (Khwaja Muhammad AsifIssuing a statement, he said that PM Shahbaz Sharif will appoint a new army chief in November before his visit to China.
In fact, the present army chief of Pakistan, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, is retiring in November this year. In such a situation, politics is at its peak in Pakistan regarding the new army chief. Former Pakistan Chief Minister Imran Khan has claimed that Shahbaz Sharif and Asif Ali Zardari are in the intention of appointing a special person as the army chief. He said that the appointment of the army chief should be left in the hands of the coming government after the elections.
Imran Khan reprimanded
According to the report of Daily Pakistan, while addressing a press conference, Defense Minister Khawaja Asif said that the appointment of the new army chief will be done on time. He was accused of making this appointment controversial and trying to harm the interests of the country. Imran Khan He was also reprimanded.
Shehbaz Sharif to appoint new army chief, visit China in November: Pak Defense Minister
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Shahbaz Sharif to visit China
Khawaja also told that, on the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Shahbaz Sharif will visit China in the first week of November. He told that, during a meeting held in Uzbekistan, Chinese President Xi Jinping had invited Shahbaz Sharif.
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