Army Chief to embark on 5-day US visit on July 6


Chief of Army Staff General Aziz Ahmed will leave the capital for the United States on July 6 on a five-day official visit, said an ISPR press release. During the visit, General Aziz Ahmed will have meeting with the Military Adviser for Peacekeeping Mission of the United Nations, Assistant Secretary- General, Department of Operational Support and Under-Secretary General, Department of Peacekeeping Operations.

General Aziz’s visit will play important role for increasing the number of peacekeepers in UN peacekeeping mission and Bangladesh’s representation in the policy-making level, said the ISPR. The Chief of Army Staff will return home on July 10.