ISLAMABAD: A high level security meeting held in Islamabad under the presidency of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Federal Ministers including Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and Army Chief Raheel Sharif are also present in the meeting.
PM has been briefed about the operation against terrorism in North Waziristan. The search operation after Charasada attack was also being discussed in the meeting, sources revealed.
Furthermore the PM was told about the progress in investigation regarding the Bacha Khan University attack. The official messages and apprehensions regarding Afghanistan were also discussed by the participants. Several options regarding curbing cross-border terrorism from Afghanistan have also been discussed.
The progress in Pathankot attack investigation was also shared with the PM. “The aspects of Intelligence cooperation with India were evaluated by the civil and military leadership,” sources told.
At the very start of 2016 a new wave of terror has emerged in Pakistan, which had been under check during 2015. The civil and military leadership of the state are evaluating the options and policies to root out militancy from Pakistan.
Neo Monitoring Desk