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Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif names powerful new army chief - The Independent

Pakistan has announced Lieutenant General Qamar Javed Bajwa as the new head of the country's army, ending weeks of speculation. A spokesman for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said the 62-year-old would take over from the outgoing chief, Raheel Sharif, in ...and more »

Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif names new chief of army staff - The Guardian

Lt Gen Bajwa has held senior command positions in the country's north, including Kashmir. Photograph: Muhammad Yousuf/AP. Pakistan's prime minister has named his choice for the next head of the country's army after weeks of uncertainty, and just days ...and more »

Is Pakistan's outgoing army chief Raheel Sharif worthy of praise? - Deutsche Welle

Pakistan's army chief Raheel Sharif used the terrorism pretext to consolidate the military's supremacy in his country. Experts say his successor will continue the same policy of undermining the civilian rule. Raheel Sharif Pakistan (picture-alliance ...and more »

General Qamar Javed Bajwa takes over as Pakistan's new army chief - Daily News & Analysis

A salesman watches incoming Army Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Qamar Javed Bajwa during the handover ceremony broadcasted on A salesman watches incoming Army Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Qamar Javed Bajwa during the handover ceremony ...and more »

Don't mistake patience for weakness: Ex-Pak army chief sends warning to India over Kashmir - Daily News & Analysis

General Qamar Javed Bajwa, an expert in PoK affairs, on Tuesday took over as Pakistan's new army chief succeeding Gen Raheel Sharif, who warned India against adopting an "aggressive stance" in Kashmir. Gen Raheel handed over the command of world's ...and more »

Gen Bajwa appointed new Pak army chief - Daily News & Analysis

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday promoted Lt General Qamar Javed Bajwa as the four-star general and named him the successor to the outgoing Army Chief General Raheel Sharif. General Sharif, 60, becomes the first Pakistani army chief in ...and more »

Nawaz Sharif picks Qamar Javed Bajwa to replace Raheel Sharif as Pak Army chief - Daily News & Analysis

Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday picked Lieutenant General Qamar Javed Bajwa to replace outgoing army chief Raheel Sharif, a popular military leader credited for improving security and driving back Islamist militant groups, his ...and more »

Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif hails outgoing army chief Raheel Sharif - Daily News & Analysis

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday hailed outgoing army chief General Raheel Sharif who is retiring on November 29 after a three-year tenure. Sharif hosted a dinner for the retiring army chief where senior officials from armed forces and ...and more »

India won't forget for generations if Pakistan launches a surgical strike: Gen Raheel Sharif - Daily News & Analysis

Upping the ante, Pakistan warned India that its "battle hardened" military is capable of responding to any aggression, with army chief General Raheel Sharif saying if ever Pakistan launched surgical strikes India would not be able to forget it for ...and more »

General Bajwa: Pakistan's new most influential man has two big tasks - BBC News

The appointment of Pakistan's new army chief, announced on Saturday night by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, had been awaited with extraordinary interest and nervousness by politicians and the public alike. The army is the most powerful institution in the ...and more »