Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif reviewed the overall security situation in a meeting, at PM House

April 28, 2014

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif reviewed the overall security situation in a meeting, at PM House today, which was attended by Army Chief General Raheel Sharif, Minister Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Special Assistant to PM Mr. Tariq Fatemi, DG ISI Lt. General Zaheer-ul-Islam, Secretary to PM Mr. Javaid Aslam and Additional Secretary to PM Mr. Fawad Hassan Fawad.

Interior Minister apprised the participants that during the last meeting between dialogues committee, it was emphasized that all-encompassing talks would be conducted with the Taliban Shura and it is high time that the dialogue process achieves tangible results.

There was unanimous consensus among all the participants that the dialogue process with Taliban should have a concise agenda and dialogue should take place under well defined parameters. Serious apprehensions were expressed over recent terrorism incidents and commitment to take effective action against the perpetrators behind such incidents was reiterated.

DG ISI briefed the Prime Minister about measures taken after recent terrorist attacks and about the overall security situation of the country. DG assured that those involved in recent terrorism incidents would be brought to justice and their identity revealed to the people of Pakistan .

Prime Minister lauded the role and efforts of ISI in ensuring the protection and defence of the country.