Published On: Thu, Jan 23rd, 2014
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No operation going in North Waziristan: says minister

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Wah: Minister for Defense Production Rana Tanveer has said no operation is being carried out in North Waziristan. Talking to the media persons in Wah Cantt on Wednesday‚ he said political and military leadership have unanimity of views with regard to the strategy on Taliban.

The minister said air strike in North Waziristan on late Monday night was not a “military operation” against militants but it was a “targeted action” in reaction of Rawalpindi and Bannu attacks.

He said decision whether talks or the operation will be taken in next few days.

The Minister said some groups have been contacted for the dialogue process.
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