According to a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (OSPR), Nigar has been appointed the first female surgeon general of Pakistan army. At present, she is serving as commandant Pak-Emirates Military Hospital, Rawalpindi.
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) announced on Thursday to unconditionally support the extension of Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa as the chief of the army staff for three years.
The federal government and military authorities have given an angry response to the special court verdict that awarded death sentence to retired general Pervez Musharraf and decided to file a reference against Peshawar High Court
Pakistan’s navy warship ‘Saif’ is in Dubai on a 3-day goodwill gesture and left Port Rashid on Sunday to continue its security patrol in the region.
This joint operation, presented on Saturday by the two armies' top commanders as the first of its kind, took place northeast of the Ivorian town of Ferkessedougou and south of Banfora in Burkina Faso.
Troops remained on alert at the Galwan Valley in the Ladakh region of the western Himalayas three days after the clashes, in which India said China had also suffered casualties. China has not given details of any deaths or injuries among its troops.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un doubled-down on his nuclear arms buildup to overwhelm "hostile forces” at a key meeting where military leaders approved unspecified new operational duties for front-line army units.
Thousands of residents in Lay Kay Kaw, which is only about 20km (12.43 miles) from the Thai border, had already fled fighting in December around the town that has been a refuge for pro-democracy supporters since the army seized power last year.
Algeria’s military has ordered police to block protesters from outside the capital entering Algiers, the army chief said on Wednesday, taking a tougher line after months of mass anti-regime rallies and ahead of December elections to fill a presidential vacuum.