National resolve to fight extremism, terrorism unflinching: PM


ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Monday, terming the national resolve to fight terrorism and extremism as ‘unflinching’, said every effort would be made to root it out from every nook and cranny of the country.

“Those threatening our kids from going to schools, will be defeated,” the prime minister remarked at a high-level meeting held to review the implementation of National Action Plan (NAP).

The meeting was briefed about different stages of the implementation of NAP across the country.

The prime minister said successful implementation of NAP was imperative for everyone. “The unmatched sacrifices rendered by Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) are commendable in this regard,” he added.

The meeting appreciated the success, achieved in the ongoing Operation Zarb-e-Azb.

The meeting was attended by Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif, Minister for Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, DG ISI Lt General Rizwan Akhtar, National Security Advisor Lt. General (Retd) Nasser Khan Janjua and senior civil and military officials.