ISLAMABAD: Minister for Defence Khawaja Muhammad Asif here on Monday said that full scale military operation has been launched against terrorists in North Waziristan Agency after the failure of dialogue process.
Talking to media outside the Parliament House, he said, “We had started the dialogue process with Taliban with sincerity. We waited for seven months but the other side did not show the same gesture. After the failure of the dialogue, the government was left with no other option but to launch operation.”
He said all political parties supported the option of operation against the terrorists.
He said whole nation was backing the government and the armed forces in war against terrorism.
The minister said, the operation would continue till the militants surrender or they are eliminated.