WEB DESK: Pakistan is committed to the objective of nuclear security and has been proactively engaged with the international community to promote nuclear safety and security, said Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi while addressing the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington.
He said that Pakistan had ensured that nuclear and radioactive materials and all related facilities were secured in all places.
The adviser said the Nuclear Security Summit had reinforced nuclear security culture as an area of special focus.
He said as a responsible nuclear state, Pakistan took nuclear security very seriously and accorded it the highest priority in its security construct.
He said our nuclear security paradigm, evolved over the years, is effective and responsive against the entire range of possible threats.
Fatemi said focus on nuclear security should further enhance international cooperation in peaceful applications of nuclear technology.
He said Pakistan has an elaborate programme for harnessing peaceful uses of nuclear energy.
He said our Energy Security Plan includes a Nuclear Power Programme 2050, to meet current energy shortfalls and future requirements of a growing population and economy.