PESHAWAR: Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday said, “We are in the most difficult phase of the operation”, ISPR reported.
Special provincial Apex committee meeting of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA was held at the Corps HQ toady, meeting reviewed the progress of ongoing military operations.
Army Chief Raheel Sharif paid rich tribute to the people of FATA and KPK, said, “With unflinching resolve and courage, our proud tribesmen of FATA and people of KPK stood up to atrocities of the terrorists, pushed them back and marginalized them in the society.”
“After successfully evicting terrorists form their sanctuaries and restoring writ of the state, we are in the most difficult phase of the operation; physically rebuilding the war-damaged areas, resettling of IDPs and eventually establishing an administrative system that focuses on the needs and aspirations of the people. Together,InshaAllah, with our tribal brethren we shall ensure that terrorists and their facilitators are never allowed to return to these area,” COAS further added.