PM chairs high-level civil-military meeting on security


ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is chairing a high-level meeting of top civilian and military officials in the federal capital today to discuss security matters of the county.


The meeting will discuss Peshawar Air Force base attack, operation Zarb-e-Azb besides the overall law and order situation in the country.

Sources said that the high-level meeting was being attended by Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif, the services chiefs, Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Federal Finance Minister Senator Muhammad Ishaq Dar, Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif, DG ISI Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar Malik, Interior Secretary Shahid Khan, DG IB Aftab Sultan, DG ISPR Major General Asim Saleem Bajwa, DGMO Major General Aamer Riaz, DGMI Major General Nadeem Zaki Manj and other senior officials.

The sources pointed out that the huddle would discuss the future plan of action to curb terror activities in the light of the initial probe report regarding attack on Badaber. The security officials would submit the report in the meeting.