ISLAMABAD - NATO’s military committee chairman, General Petr Pavel, has appreciated the resolve of Pakistan Army and its continuing efforts towards fighting terrorism and bringing peace in the region.

According to ISPR, the visiting dignitary stated this during his meeting with Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif at the GHQ Rawalpindi on Wednesday.

During the meeting, regional security issues and matters of mutual interests were discussed.

Earlier, the Army Chief visited the headquarters of 10 Corps, responsible for the entire LoC area.

He was given a comprehensive briefing on the prevalent situation at LoC and operational preparedness of the units and formations.

While expressing his complete satisfaction over the operational preparedness, the COAS appreciated the state of morale of deployed troops and level of vigilance being maintained. Earlier, Lt Gen Malik Zafar Iqbal, Corps Commander, received the army chief on his arrival at the Corps headquarters.