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Ashfaq Parvez Kayani

General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, NI(M), HI, afwc, fsc(u), psc,(, born April 1952) is a Pakistani general and the current Chief of Army Staff of the Pakistan Army. He replaced Pervez Musharraf as the leader of the army on November 29, 2007. Kayani is the former Director General of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence, and Director General of Military Operations.

Ashfaq Parvez Kayani

General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, NI(M), HI (, born April 1952) is a four star general in the Pakistan Army, and the current Chief of Army Staff of the Pakistan Army. He replaced General Pervez Musharraf as the Chief of Army Staff and the commandant of the army on November 29, 2007. General Kayani is the former Director General of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), and Director General of Military Operations (MO). On 24 July 2010, prime minister Yousaf Raza Gillani extended General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani’s term as Chief of the Army Staff by three years, making him the first Pakistani four star general to receive a term extension from any democratic government. In 2008, Newsweek named him the 20th most powerful person in the world.