LAHORE – Former president Pervez Musharraf on Wednesday paid tribute to Pakistan Army captain Akash Rabbani who embraced martyrdom while fighting terrorists in Miranshah area of the North Waziristan tribal agency as part of Zarb-e-Azb military operation.
“I salute Captain Akash Rabbani and all our brave soldiers who have embraced martyrdom in protecting and defending Pakistan,” the former president wrote on his popular Facebook page. “We are fighting a vicious enemy that had begun to threaten our very existence,” he wrote.
“I know the armed forces will not relent and will not hesitate to continue laying down their lives to eliminate terrorism and extremism from Pakistan,” Musharraf said. “I am proud of them and I pray for their success,” he said.