End of Macho Man?
The Pakistan Army has promoted eight majors general to the position of lieutenant general. There has also been a major reshuffle of postings and transfers of senior officers. For Balochistan, the most significant news is about the promotion of Major General Saleem Nawaz, Inspector General of the Frontier Crops (FC) who has now been posted as the Director of Military Training.
Saleem’s new posting coincides with a news report about a letter written by the government of Balochistan to the Inspector General of the FC complaining about latter’s unnecessary operations across Balochistan. The government of Balochistan has strongly protested over the search operations, arrests and use of torturous tactics by the Frontier Crops in different parts of Balochistan. (Read More)