[The Friday Times] - As Gen (r) Ahmed Shuja Pasha retires and the ISI gets a new boss, it is hoped the spy agency would not meddle in political affairs. "I can assume that the new DG ISI would not be keen to intervene in national political affairs," says Brig (r) Shaukat
[PakTribune.com] - Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani, Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar, Finance Minister Dr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh, Chief of the Army Staff General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman, Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha, DG ISI
[Zee News] - The meeting at the presidency was attended by Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, Army Chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, Air Force Chief Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman and Inter-Services Intelligence chief Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha, officials said.
[Asia Times Online] - The 56-year old Zaheer was promoted by Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani on Kiani's recommendation, replacing Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha. His appointment has finally put to rest speculation that Pasha might get yet another extension, having already been
[The Nation, Pakistan] - According to media reports, both President Asif Zardari and Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani were keen that DG ISI Lieutenant General Ahmed Shuja Pasha gets another year's extension. It made sense since the ISI has been the forerunner
[Daily News & Analysis] - Place: ISLAMABAD | Agency: PTI Accusing him of being responsible for thousands of people going missing, a lawyer on Tuesday approached the Supreme Court to put the name of outgoing ISI chief Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha on a list of people barred from
[The Nation, Pakistan] - ISLAMABAD – A reshuffle within military's top hierarchy is on the cards with outgoing spymaster Lieutenant-General Ahmed Shuja Pasha may head the Strategic Planning Division (SPD), the top tactical body that oversees Pakistan's nuclear programme
[Oman Tribune] - On the issue of not extending Inter-Service Intelligence chief Lieutenant-General Ahmed Shuja Pasha's term, the prime minister said had such a decision been taken, the opposition and media would have accused the government of “striking a deal or doing
[UPI.com] - Ahmed Shuja Pasha, The Washington Post reported. Pasha, who has headed the ISI since 2008, is retiring. The change comes at a time when relations between the United States and Pakistan have frayed. The raid on Osama bin Laden's house in Abbottabad last
[Tagesspiegel] - Er folgt Ahmed Shuja Pasha, der den ISI seit geführt hatte. Al Islam übernimmt in einer kritischen Zeit. Das Verhältnis zu den USA ist frostig. Zugleich will aber Pakistan in Afghanistan ein gewichtiges Wort mitreden. Analysten sehen in der Wahl
[The News International] - ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has heaved a sigh of relief over the departure of Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) chief Lt Gen (retd) Ahmed Shuja Pasha and boasts of forcing his exit, despite claims of Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan that
[Thanh Niên] - Người phát ngôn của Thủ tướng Yousaf Raza Gilani thông báo hôm 9.3 rằng trung tướng Zahir ul-Islam, tư lệnh quân đoàn Karachi, sẽ nhận chức Tổng giám đốc Cơ quan Tình báo liên quân (ISI) vào ngày 18.3, thay thế trung tướng Ahmed Shuja Pasha
[The News International] Lieutenant General Ehsan ul Haq (2001 to 2004), Lieutenant General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani (October to October 2007), Lieutenant General Nadeem Taj (2007 to 2008) and finally Lieutenant General Ahmed Shuja Pasha (September to March 2012).
[India Today] - Outgoing ISI chief Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha with Pak Army Chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani. Lt Gen Zaheerul Islam was on Friday appointed the chief of the powerful ISI by Pakistan government, ending months of speculation about a third extension to
[STERN.DE] - Al-Islams Vorgänger Ahmed Shuja Pasha werde am 18. März in den Ruhestand gehen, sagte ein ranghoher Regierungsvertreter. Dem pakistanischen Geheimdienst werden immer wieder enge Verbindungen zu den Taliban nachgesagt. von Walnussvernichter: Warum ist
[News Pakistan] - Ahmed Shuja Pasha, he initially desisted, but then said he would have given him an extension. He observed, “I do not want to comment. I want to say that he (DG ISI) is an able and intelligent officer, a straight talker and a person with a very upright
[Wprost 24] - Ahmed Shuja Pasha, ma 18 marca przejść na emeryturę. O mianowaniu gen. Islama dyrektorem generalnym ISI przez szefa rządu poinformowało w oświadczeniu biuro premiera Yusufa Razy Gilaniego. Według agencji Associated Press generał był "mocnym kandydatem"
[News Pakistan] - Hitting out at the anticipated extension of DG Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) Ahmed Shuja Pasha, Opposition leader in the National Assembly Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan said if the government tries to extend his tenure for another term then it seems that
[The News International] were willing to believe Mansoor Ijaz's story that he sent the memo at Haqqani's behest after DG ISI Lt General Ahmed Shuja Pasha met Ijaz in London and saw his wellarranged Blackberry data that proved his communications with Haqqani.
[Critical Threats Project] - Islam, the Karachi Corps commander, will take over the position on March 18, when DG ISI Ahmed Shuja Pasha retires. The appointment has put to rest rumors that Pasha, who was appointed in 2008, would receive another extension. On Thursday, al Qaeda
[The Express Tribune] - Refuses to talk about rumours that ISI chief Ahmed Shuja Pasha's tenure may be extended. By Abdul Manan Chief of his own faction of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz Sharif has said that when army generals usurp power from civilian governments
[News Pakistan] - He asked the PPP not to extend the contract of Ahmed Shuja Pasha for another term. The opposition leader asserted that the PML-N will table a resolution in the National Assembly by the next week to resolve the issue of missing persons.
[The Express Tribune] - After Butt's appointment, all eyes will now be on the prime minister to see whether he will grant further extensions to current Inter-Services Intelligence chief Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha, whose extended term also expires on March 18.
[Geo Television Network] - Ahmed Shuja Pasha is on his way to be retired next month. Some circles are of the view that the DG ISI would be given another extension in his term. The present political scenario should also be kept in view where political forces of the country seemed
[The Nation, Pakistan] - ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani is seriously considering offering extension in service to the ISI DG Lt-Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha for his 'meritorious services' for the country. Well-placed government and military sources told The Nation on
[The Express Tribune] - By Sumera Khan Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani talking to ISI DG Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha and Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir at PM House. PHOTO: APP It seems Afghan President Hamid Karzai's persistence has finally paid off.
[News Pakistan] - The appeal was made in a policy statement that was issued after the Prime Minister of Pakistan Yusuf Raza Gilani had a meeting with the ISI chief Lt-Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha on the Afghan issue. including Hizb-i-Islami, to participate in an intra-Afghan
[The Nation, Pakistan] - He said that on October 22, he (Mansoor) met Lt-Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha, the current DG-ISI, at his (Pasha's) request. This meeting lasted for approximately four hours in London, which was aimed to provide him (Pasha) with the same accounting of
[MiamiHerald.com] - The commission's report is due shortly, though it is unclear whether the findings will be made public. The head of the ISI, Gen. Ahmed Shuja Pasha, is scheduled to retire next month, perhaps before the Abbottabad commission reports.
[Hindustan Times] - Ijaz said he met current ISI chief Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha in a London hotel last year. He acknowledged that he currently had few contacts with Pakistani leaders. He claimed his contacts with Pakistan's former envoy to the US Husain Haqqani