ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif chaired a high-level meeting in Islamabad on Wednesday to review security situation in the country.
The meeting condemned the recent terror attacks of Lahore, Mohmand agency, Peshawar and Quetta, and paid homage to the great national heroes, who laid down their lives for securing a peaceful future for Pakistan.
The meeting reiterated the national resolve of complete physical and ideological annihilation of terrorism and extremism from the country.
It was agreed that the gains of operations executed by military, civil armed forces and police will not be lost, and the state will ensure that terrorists do not resurge, at any cost.
The meeting reinforced that the overall situation in the country has improved, including FATA, Balochistan and Karachi as a result of the state’s offensive against terrorists and miscreants.
The meeting resolved that terrorism emanating within the country or executed and harbored from outside the country will be eliminated and those posing threat to peace and security of the country will be liquidated by the might of the state.
The meeting was attended by Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, National Security Advisor Nasser Khan Janjua, and other senior government officials.—Radio Pakistan