RAWALPINDI – The two-week long multi-national special forces exercise ‘Eternal Brotherhood-II’ culminated in Barotha, the military’s media wing said Sunday.
In a statement, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), said the closing ceremony of the special joint forces drill was held in Barotha, Punjab.
The exercise was conducted among Special Forces of Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Qatar, Turkiye, and Uzbekistan in the Counter Terrorism domain, and was aimed at further harnessing the historic military-to-military ties among the friendly nations, including nurturing of joint employment concept.
The closing ceremony was attended by the Corps Commander of 11 Corps as Chief Guest along with the director general of Military Training and the general officer commanding the Special Service Group.
#ETERNAL_BROTHERHOOD_II Special Forces Exercise, hosted by Pakistan, has been concluded.— International Defence Analysis (@Defence_IDA) October 1, 2023
Special Forces of Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Qatar, Turkey, and Uzbekistan were part of this exercise. pic.twitter.com/iZtqYoIKy6
Besides the Exercising troops, officers from the friendly countries also witnessed the closing ceremony. Special Forces of participating countries displayed their professional excellence on the final day.
The drill was commended on September 20, 2033 and the Chief of Army Staff visited Barotha Garrison and interacted with the exercising participants. He was briefed on the scope and conduct of the exercise by the General Officer Commanding Special Service Group.
Pakistani rupee continue to witness further losses against US dollar in the open market on despite positive economic indicators and massive surge in Stock Market.
On Tuesday, the dollar was being quoted at 285.1 for selling and 288.15 for buying purposes for customers.
Euro price moves down by Rs2 to 312 for buying and 315 for selling. British Pound rate stands at 358.5 for buying, and 362 for selling after increase.
UAE Dirham AED stands at 78 whereas the Saudi Riyal also witnessed fall and new price stands at 76.25.
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||358.5||362|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||36.24||36.59|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||173.44||175.44|
KARACHI – Gold continues to move upward in local market amid surge in international rates.
On Tuesday, the single tola of 24 Karat gold was available at Rs217,600, and the price for 10-gram gold saw increase of Rs943 to reach Rs186,557.
Globally, yellow metal went up by $12 to settle at $2,015 per ounce.
Last week, per tola gold price increased by Rs800 per tola, and it hovers around two month high.
|Lahore||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Karachi||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Islamabad||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Peshawar||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Quetta||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Sialkot||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Attock||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Gujranwala||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Jehlum||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Multan||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Gujrat||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Nawabshah||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Chakwal||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Hyderabad||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Nowshehra||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Sargodha||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Faisalabad||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|
|Mirpur||PKR 217,600||PKR 2,600|