US welcomes new CJCSC, COAS


Staff Reporter

Islamabad—United States has welcomed appointments of Qamar Javed Bajwa as new Chief of Army Staff and Zubair Hayat as new Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee.
“We look forward to continuing our work with Pakistan’s elected leaders, with Lieutenant General Qamar Javed Bajwa, and with the Pakistani military to advance our shared counterinsurgency and counter terrorism goals for Pakistan and the region,” American Ambassador David Hale said in a statement issued by US Embassy in Islamabad.
Hale also congratulated outgoing COAS General Raheel Sharif and his family upon the conclusion of his three-year appointment.