Earlier, the CJCSC
visited Superior War College, Brazil, and was briefed by the Commandant of the college on institutional matters.
is visiting Sri Lanka at the invitation of his counterpart General Jagath Jayasuria from 7-11 April 2014.
Writing a column on May 13, on a website P K Columns, former Major Ikram Sehgal after praising General Kayani also argues for his retention as CJCSC
as granting an extension would clog the system down the line.
Earlier, on his arrival at the Academy, CJCSC
was received by Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force and Air Vice Marshal Rashid Kamal, Air Officer Commanding PAF Academy, Risalpur.
Powers of the Chairman: All the powers and functions shall rest with the NCA on whose behalf, the chairman will exercise these powers and functions who may in consultation with the NCA and subject to such limitations as he may specify, delegate any of these powers and functions to the CJCSC
and the director-general, Strategic Plans Division (DG SPD), who may further sub delegate the same to any NCA employee," the bill says.
General Dempsey held a wide-ranging discussion with CJCSC
, General Tariq Majid on matters of mutual interest between the two countries and other avenues of military cooperation.
is visiting Sri Lanka to participate in SASEAN (South Asian and Southeast Asian Nations) Defence Chief's Dialogue.
According to a press release, Armed Forces dignitaries with whom CJCSC
met included, General Martin Dempsey, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff of USA, General Lloyd J.
Later on Mr Essa Abdullah Albasha, Ambassador of United Arab Emirates also called on the CJCSC
A question was raised about the appointment of army chief that if an officer who is not fit for the post of CJCSC
in the eyes of PM can be appointed army chief.
According to media reports Lt Gen Raheel Sharif is being appointed as the COAS whereas Lt Gen Rashad Mahmood is being appointed as the CJCSC
According to ISPR, the US Centcom Chief discussed matters related to regional security situation with special emphasis on Afghanistan, and bilateral cooperation between the two militaries with CJCSC
General Rashad Mahmood.