JUI-F to convene tribal Jirga for restoration of peace talks

PoliticsJUI-F to convene tribal Jirga for restoration of peace talks

ISLAMABAD: The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) would convene a tribal Jirga for restoration of peace talks with the Taliban in February next year, the party chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman said on Wednesday.

The JUI-F chief said that the negotiations were suspended due to US missile strike in North Waziristan tribal region that killed Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan’s (TTP) former chief Hakeemullah Mehsud.

   

However, he said, dialogues were needed to be restored immediately.

Fazl further said that peace talks should be initiated again and he hoped that the national leadership would support and attend the meeting of tribal jirga.

Must read

Recent News

Chairman CIDC Ambassador Luo Zhaohui conferred on Hilal-i-Quaid-i-Azam award

0
BEJING, China: On behalf of the President of Pakistan, Ambassador Khalil Hashmi conferred the civil award “Hilal-i -Quaid-i-Azam” on the Chairman of the China...

Interbank Dollar Rate Today in Pakistan – 16 April 2024

0
Interbank Exchange Rates in Pakistan The Interbank Closing Exchange Rate in Pakistan has been issued by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) for April 16,...

Khawaja Asif expresses desire to enhance defence relations with Azerbaijan

0
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Ambassador of Azerbaijan Khazar Farhadov called on the Minister for Defence Khawaja Muhammad Asif in Islamabad on Tuesday.The federal minister welcomed...

Minister directs to ensure availability of urea and DAP fertilizer to farmers

0
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: A review meeting of the Fertilizer Review Committee was held under the Chairmanship of the Federal Minister for M/o Industries & Production...

PM Shahbaz Sharif urges to expedite first phase of Saudi investments in Pakistan

0
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud, who is leading a high-powered delegation on an official visit to Pakistan,...
Advertisement