PR No. 22 PM CHAIRS HIGH-LEVEL SECURITY MEETING Islamabad: March 3, 2017
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif chaired a high-level security meeting here at PM House this morning.
Participants of the meeting reviewed the gains of ‘Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad’; unanimously resolving that action would continue till it achieves the set targets. The operation reflects the unilateral national resolve and commitment of complete obliteration of terrorism from the entire country”, underlined the participants of the meeting.
The Prime Minister stated that across the board consensus amongst all the stake holders and the overwhelming sentiments of our people to get rid of terrorism and extremism guarantee a comprehensive win in this war. “Pakistan has given immense sacrifices in its own war against terrorism and we are fully determined to remain steadfast in our commitment and duty to undertake all steps for eliminating terrorists without any discrimination of geographic region, color or sect’, emphasized the Prime Minister.
The participants agreed to continue the offensive against terrorism and extremism in all its forms and manifestations with the fullest might of the state, and get rid of the irritants in our collective objective of ensuring a secured, peaceful and stable Pakistan. They further reiterated that national unity and support are indispensable for successful implementation of the anti terror strategy.
The meeting was attended by Ch. Nisar Ali Khan, Minister for Interior, Mr Muhammad Ishaq Dar, Minister for Finance, Mr Sartaj Aziz, Advisor to PM, Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, National Security Advisor Lt. General (R) Nasser Khan Janjua and DG ISI Lt. General Naveed Mukhtar.
The meeting was also attended by other senior civil and military officials.