Raheel Sharif leaves for Saudi Arabia to head Saudi-led military alliance


ISLAMABAD: The federal government has granted No Objection Certificate (NOC) to former Chief of Army Staff General (retd) Raheel Sharif to join the Saudi Arabia-led military alliance of Islamic countries.
Federal Defense Minister Khawaja Asif on Friday has said that Raheel Sharif was given permission to head the military alliance after due process.
He said that Raheel Sharif was granted the NOC after approved by the GHQ.
Meanwhile, media reports suggest that Raheel Sharif departed for Riyadh earlier today on a special aircraft, which had arrived in Lahore to receive him.
Raheel Sharif was accompanied by his wife and mother on the flight.


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