Anti-terror op inside Afghanistan last resort if Kabul doesn't act: Bilawal
By News Desk
August 1, 2023 08:02 PM
Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has demanded Kabul stop terrorism from its soil, 24NewsHD TV channel reported on Tuesday.
Nato-left arms and ammunition are in the possession of the terrorists in some places, Bilawal said while addressing the participants of an event held at the Foreign Minister.
He added: “Islamabad is ready to help Kabul fight terrorists. Our policy on terrorism is clear. We are not in the politics of blocs."
The FM continued: “Pakistan will follow international laws to save its soil from terrorists.
"If the Afghan authorities do not act, we may have an option to operate inside Afghanistan … but it will be our last resort.”
He said he visited Jamiat Ulema Islam chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman to express solidarity with him over the Bajaur incident.
Negotiations for a caretaker government are progressing,” he said
The Foreign Office organized the event in connection with the Change Management Initiative brought in to improve ng the ministry’s ability to effectively fulfil its mandates through reforms.
In his address, the acting secretary said of 51, 19 projects have been successfully completed. The FM listed the feats, saying the initiative brought in betterment.