ISLAMABAD: A crucial meeting of the National Security Committee began here Friday to discuss key security issues including Indian aggression along the line of control.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is presiding over the meeting, which is being attended by all three services chiefs, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, Defence Minister, Interior Minister and Minister for Information.
PM Sharif briefed the participants about his visit to Miranshah yesterday.
“I was really moved by what I saw over there,” he told the participants adding it was a lifetime experience for him.
He commended the military command for successfully uprooting hideouts of militants in the North Waziristan agency.
PM Sharif said that the government would provide every possible assistance to the temporary displaced persons.
The meeting will be briefed about the latest situation around Pak-India working boundary and LoC. Meantime, Sartaj Aziz, the advisor to PM on National Security, will put forward the government stance over the deteriorating situation spawned by uncalled-for Indian aggression.
It should be mentioned here that the unprovoked Indian fire has hitherto claimed lives of at least ten innocent Pakistanis.
The meeting will also take stock of Pakistan army’s achievements in the Zarb-e-Azb operation against the terrorists in North Waziristan Agency. –SAMAA