Lt-Gen Haroon Aslam likely to replace Gen Kayani as COAS

Posted by Admin On Saturday, 31 August 2013 0 comments

RAWALPINDI: Lt-Gen Haroon Aslam is most likely to be appointed as Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) after incumbent General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani retires in November this year. 

According to sources, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been advised by his close aides not to ignore seniority for the appointment of next army chief. 

Gen Kayani’s term will expire on November 28.

In additional, Admiral Asif Sandhela will replace Chairman Joint chiefs General Khalid Shamim Wayne who is retiring on October 6.



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