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Urdu Wire

Published Date: Feb 24, 2014

Option of negotiation is still under consideration: Sartaj Aziz

Advisor
to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs and National Security Sartaj
Aziz said on Monday that consultation to conduct military operation in
Waziristan is underway but the option of negotiation isn’t discarded
yet, ARY News reported.A seminar was organized in Islamabad by
Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SPDI) on the topic of
sustainable development on Monday.                                      
   

Speaking to media on the occasion, Sartaz Aziz said the recent
incidents of terrorism have affected the dialogue process. He said
political leadership will also be taken into confidence regarding the
operation or talks.The Advisor said he talked US President Barrack Obama
regarding drone attacks during his visit to US after which there wasn’t
any drone attack for 60 days.                                

He informed that India has been asked for details regarding killing of
Pakistani prisoner in Jammu.Talking about the meeting with Indian
counterpart in Maldives, Sartaj Aziz said discussion over situation at
Line of Control (LoC) was conducted during the meeting.