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Nawaz Sharif holds meet on anti-terror plan

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a high-level meeting on Tuesday to review the progress in implementing the National Action Plan for countering terrorism in the country.

Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif, Information Minister Pervaiz Rasheed, Army Chief General Raheel Sharif, Director General of Inter Services Intelligence General Rizwan Akhter, Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) Major General Amir Riaz and Federal Law Secretary Barrister Zafarullah attended the meeting.

During the meeting Sharif expressed confidence over various anti-terrorism measures and hoped that it would be eliminated from Pakistan through the collective resolve of the government and citizens, Dawn online reported.

The Pakistani prime minister said the government would refer cases of hardcore terrorists to special military courts. Sharif said the plan was a manifestation of national consensus on the issue of terrorism.


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