Lieutenant General Asim Muneer was appointed on Wednesday as new director general ISI (Inter Services Intelligence), after the retirement of Gen Naveed Mukhtar. The ISPR (Inter Services Public Relations) media wing also disclosed the following key appointments: Lt gen Azhar Saleh Abbasi: Chief Logistics Staff GHQ; Lt gen Shaheen Mazher: Commander Peshawar Corps; Lt gen Nadem Saki: Commander Mangla Corps; Lt gen Muhammad Adnan: VCGS (B); Lt gen Waseem Ashraf: IG Arms; Lt gen Abdul Aziz: Military Secreatry GHQ;

6 Major generals promoted to the rank of lieutenant general. Promoted major generals are: Nadeem Zaki Manj, Shaheen Mazhar, Asim Munir, Abdul Aziz, Waseem and Adnan Ashraf.

The army was reshuffled as follows:

Lt.gen Nadeem Raza                       Chief General Staff

Lt gen Bilal Akbar                           Commander 10-Corps Rawalpindi

Lt gen Muhammad Naeem Ashraf  Commander 2-Corps Multan

Lt gen Abdullah Dogar                    Chairman: Heavy Industries Taxila

Lt gen Shahid Baig Mirza               Inspector general: Communications

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Lt gen Humayun Aziz                     Commander 5-Corps Karachi