Pakistan army leaders endorse Afghan-U. S security pact

(AGI) Karachi, Oct 1 - The conclusion of Bilateral SecurityAgreement between Kabul and Washington was a good move fordurable peace in Afghanistan, Pakistan's Chief of Army StaffGen. Raheel Sharif said on Wednesday after meeting with corpscommanders in Rawalpindi to review the Agreement. The securitydeal will allow nearly 10,000 American troops to remain inAfghanistan beyond the final withdrawal of U.N. forces thisyear. The corps commanders also discussed the ongoing militaryoperation Zarb-i-Azb against the Taliban offensive in NorthWaziristan and expressed their satisfaction over its progress.. .

(AGI) Karachi, Oct 1 - The conclusion of Bilateral SecurityAgreement between Kabul and Washington was a good move fordurable peace in Afghanistan, Pakistan's Chief of Army StaffGen. Raheel Sharif said on Wednesday after meeting with corpscommanders in Rawalpindi to review the Agreement. The securitydeal will allow nearly 10,000 American troops to remain inAfghanistan beyond the final withdrawal of U.N. forces thisyear. The corps commanders also discussed the ongoing militaryoperation Zarb-i-Azb against the Taliban offensive in NorthWaziristan and expressed their satisfaction over its progress.. .