19.4 C
London
Monday, August 2, 2021

Fighting extremists is only solution for ending militancy: Zardari

- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img

ISLAMABAD: President Asif Ali Zardari has said that there was no alternative to fighting the extremists and ending militancy. A meeting was held on Friday in the Presidency to review the current situation in Swat and FATA and the ongoing fight against militancy.

The meeting jointly presided over by President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani was attended by Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. A. Rehman Malik, Interior Advisor, Mr. Owais Ahmed Ghani, Governor NWFP, Mr. Mir Haider Khan Hoti, CM NWFP, General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani, COAS, Mr. Asfandyar Wali, MNA and Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha, DG ISI.

“The absence of alternatives makes the choice abundantly clear, he said. The President said that the militants wanted to impose their political agenda on the people of Pakistan through use of force but they will never be allowed to succeed. A detailed presentation was given on the current situation in Swat and FATA and the restoration of normalcy in the disturbed areas.

The meeting expressed satisfaction over the ongoing fight against militancy and vowed to continue the fight until the end of militancy and complete restoration of the writ of the government in the affected areas.

The meeting also paid tributes to members of and law enforcing agencies for their courage and steadfastness before the militants and lawless elements. Paying tributes to the bravery and patriotism of members of the law enforcing agencies the President said that many of them have laid their lives and may more injured in the line of duty. They are our heroes, he said.

The meeting also appreciated the courage of the locals in standing up and refusing to abandon their homes and lands before the militants. Earlier the Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani and the Army Chief General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani also called on the President in the Presidency.-SANA

- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_img
Latest news
- Advertisement -spot_img
Related news
- Advertisement -spot_img

3 COMMENTS

  1. Aakhri Geet Mohobbat Kaa Sunaa Loon..
    To chal`oon..

    Pakistan MUST Bomb India. Whoever takes the first initiative., wins the nuclear war. Pakistan MUST bomb India and Israel simultaneously. 16 crore Pakistanis must die in the bargain. So be it. The price is worth it.

  2. Wah Mian….kia sapne hai…..before bombing u must know in India we are also not sitting idle.”Chooriyan” Pehan ke nahi baithe hain….we havent built an army of eunuchs “Hijras”…..yaar har jagah bomb maro …..tor do for do…..aap insaan ho ki kia ho?……have u ever thought wether we Indian locals and you pakistani locals really dream to fight?…do we really dream to destroy each other?…amm insaan kabhi aisa nahi chahega….aur main personally to kabhi bhi nahin…bcoz….my ancestors come from Lahore-Gujranwala…so Pak is a second homeland for me!…remember its the brainwash that this political peoples are doing….they have always doing this mess…plz…be cool..think…a little….hum apke apne hain….we are brothers..plz…socho zara….
    Due to this politics we have this border….think a little…

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here