• Gen. Rashad Mahmood, 16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee of Pakistan, prepares to lay a wreath during an Armed Forces Full Honors Wreath Laying ceremony accompanied by Maj. Gen Jeffery S. Buchanan, U.S. Army Military District of Washington commanding general, at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery, Va., June 19, 2014.

    Pakistan's Chairman lays wreath in Arlington

    Gen. Rashad Mahmood, 16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee of Pakistan, prepares to lay a wreath during an Armed Forces Full Honors Wreath Laying ceremony accompanied by Maj. Gen Jeffery S. Buchanan, U.S. Army Military District of...

  • Gen. Rashad Mahmood, 16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee of Pakistan, lays a wreath during an Armed Forces Full Honors Wreath Laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., June 19, 2014.

    Pakistan's Chairman lays wreath in Arlington

    Gen. Rashad Mahmood, 16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee of Pakistan, lays a wreath during an Armed Forces Full Honors Wreath Laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., June 19, 2014.

  • Maj. Gen Jeffery S. Buchanan, U.S. Army Military District of Washington commanding general, explains the Armed Forces Full Honors Wreath Laying ceremony to Gen. Rashad Mahmood, 16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee of Pakistan at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., June 19, 2014.

    Pakistan's Chairman lays wreath in Arlington

    Maj. Gen Jeffery S. Buchanan, U.S. Army Military District of Washington commanding general, explains the Armed Forces Full Honors Wreath Laying ceremony to Gen. Rashad Mahmood, 16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee of Pakistan at...

ARLINGTON, Va. (June 19, 2014) -- Gen. Rashad Mahmood, 16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee of Pakistan, participated in an Armed Forces Full Honors Wreath Laying ceremony with Maj. Gen Jeffery S. Buchanan, U.S. Army Military District of Washington commanding general, at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery.

The wreath laying ceremony was held in honor of Mahmood's first visit to the United States. Mahmood was given the opportunity to watch the changing of the guard by the Tomb Sentinels from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard).

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