Pakistan Army appoints Lt Gen. Faiz Hameed as DG ISI

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RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Army made a number of changes by appointing several generals to top posts, most notably the appointment of Lieutenant General Faiz Hameed as the Director General of the Inter-Services Intelligence (DG ISI).

Major-General Faiz Hameed was promoted to the rank of lieutenant general and appointed Adjutant General at the GHQ last month.

He has served as the head of the Counter Intelligence Wing in the ISI. According to the ISPR, Gen Hameed will be replacing Lt-Gen Asim Munir, who has now been posted as the Corps Commander Gujranwala.

Among other postings, Lt-Gen Sahir Shamshad Mirza was appointed Adjutant General of Pakistan Army at the GHQ.

Other changes included the posting of Lt-Gen Amir Abbasi as the Quarter Master General and the appointment of Lt-Gen Moazzam Ejaz as the Engineer-in-Chief at the GHQ.