ISLAMABAD: Political and Military leadership on Tuesday held an important meeting at the Presidency in which issues pertaining to country’s integrity, sovereignty, war against terrorism and others were discussed in length.
That the meeting lasted for more than one hour in which the top brass of the country including Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani, Chief of the Army Staff Ashfaq Pervez Kiyani held a lengthy meeting with the President Asif Ali Zardari on host of bilateral issues including that of national security matters.
General Kayani gave a detailed briefing on the targeted action taking place against militants and extremists in Tribal Areas of North Waziristan.
Sources say that President, PM and Army Chief assured to take every step for country’s sovergnity as no compromise shall be made on it thick and thin.
They opine that only Pakistan has the final verdict on initiating military operation in NWA hence no foreign pressure will be tolerated.
The Chief of Army Staff, General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani briefed President and PM on a high level inquiry into alleged NLC irregularities besides issues relating to security at the borders was discussed, sources concluded.