Pakistan Army launches Facebook page

Published: June 22, 2013
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The army has launched its official facebook page.

The army has launched its official facebook page.

The Pakistan Army announced on Saturday that it has launched its Facebook page, an announcement on their official page read.

The page was created on June 16, 2013 but saw no postings till Saturday. So far the page carries only one post that announces its arrival on the popular social media website.

The announcement was followed by a post on the sister page of the Army’s official public relations department, the Inter Services Public Relations.

The ISPR already has its own social media presence, complete with a Facebook page and Twitter account. ISPR’s Facebook page was created almost 11 months ago in July 2012.

At the time of reporting the Pakistan Army page had close to 1,400 fans while its sister page, the ISPR, had close to 21,000 fans.

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Reader Comments (10)

  • Pakistani Ostrich
    Jun 22, 2013 - 7:25PM

    “..The Pakistan Army announced on Saturday that it has launched its Facebook page..
    Good news for us netizens, we can be sure that facebook won’t be banned in pakistan, since. now the khakis have interest in it!!

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  • sherrry
    Jun 22, 2013 - 8:31PM

    @Pakistani Ostrich:
    with this sort of thinking u can never welcome anything or anyone

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  • Tamoor RIndh
    Jun 22, 2013 - 9:08PM

    I love Pak Army

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  • Babloo
    Jun 22, 2013 - 10:15PM

    Do they provide the option to “dislike” Pak army ?

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  • I love my people
    Jun 22, 2013 - 10:16PM

    @sherry,, with this sort of thinking u can never get recommendations…

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  • Atif
    Jun 22, 2013 - 10:52PM

    I hope they have comprehensively done their homework on “Digital Security”.. Not sure if the benefits outrun the associated Risks.. !!
    Good Luck !

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  • Mahmud
    Jun 23, 2013 - 12:21AM

    It is good to see that the army is very much on social media. It would make the people directly linked with their soldier brothers.

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  • Sana Bokhari
    Jun 23, 2013 - 1:13AM

    This is a great development indeed. Welcome Pak Army. We love you.

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  • Sohaib
    Jun 23, 2013 - 4:10AM

    @Babloo
    To do so one had to “like” First.

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  • Hamdani
    Jun 23, 2013 - 1:54PM

    Right move at the right time, when the enemies arrows and bashign from within is only striking the Army..

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