Tuesday, 30 May, 2023

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Army chief to join LANPAC Confce in US

Army chief to join  LANPAC Confce in US

Chief of Army Staff General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed left for the US on an official visit on Sunday at the invitation of the US Army.

During his visit, the army chief will participate in the Land Forces Pacific (LANPAC) Conference to be held in Hawaii from May 16 to 18.

The aim of the conference is to create an atmosphere of mutual trust, develop professional relations and strengthen the regional security system through the development of relations between land forces in the Indo-Pacific region.

Besides, General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed will also participate in bilateral meetings with army chiefs and other high-ranking military officials from different countries and discuss various issues of mutual cooperation.

The army chief is expected to return home on May 21.