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Shamsur Rahman Kallu

Shamsur Rahman Kallue was the 9th Director General of Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence who was in office from May 1989– August 1990. He also served as the Lieutenant General in the Pakistan Army.

Shamsur Rahman Kallue
9th Director General of Inter-Services Intelligence
In office
May 1989 – August 1990
Preceded byHamid Gul
Succeeded byAsad Durrani
Personal details
Multan, British India
Rawalpindi, Pakistan
AwardsHilal-e-Imtiaz (Military)
Military service
AllegiancePakistan Pakistan
Service/branch Pakistan Army
Years of service1951–1985 ; 1988-1990 (second stint)
RankLieutenant General
Unit5 Horse Armoured Corps
DG Inter-Services Intelligence
Battles/warsIndo-Pakistani War of 1965
Indo-Pakistan War of 1971
Soviet war in Afghanistan

ISI careerEdit

Kallue served as the 9th Director General of Inter-Services Intelligence after Hamid Gul.

The American intelligence agency CIA wanted him to meet Masoud to put forward U.S. interests in the region. Insight wrote (ibid):


Military offices
Preceded by
Hamid Gul
Director General of the Inter-Services Intelligence
1987 – 1990
Succeeded by
Asad Durrani