TTP demands release of members convicted from courts for death penalty


Islamabad: According to sources, Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif has been informed by the committee dealing with negotiations with Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) that TTP has indicated outlines of its demands for pre-negotiation phase and demands include

Negotiation will be taken low profile and Government will release TTP members currently in jails and waiting for hanging after their convection from courts. TTP leadership wishes that release of its members from jails will not be shared with media.  TTP also wishes that Army check posts in and around North and South Waziristan be removed.

According to sources TTP Shura has informed committee members that serious negotiations will be started after government show goodwill gesture and release its members from jail. However sources had no information how many and who will be released from jails. There are around 4,000 alleged TTP members in Pakistan jails. Some sources close to Jamaat-i-Islami Pakistan (JI) that TTP leaders who are convicted by courts for death penalty will be pardon by the President of Pakistan to kick off negotiations



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