SIALKOT: Federal Minister for Defence, Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif has said the military operation will continue till the elimination of terrorism from all tribal areas of the country.
Talking to the media at his residence in Sialkot cantonment on Sunday, he said any announcement of a timeframe to end the military operation was not possible at the moment.
However, the government will take all the mainstream political parties into confidence over eradication of terrorism and early rehabilitation and repatriation of IDPs from North Waziristan Agency, he added.
Khawaja Muhammad Asif said that the whole nation stands united against
terrorism. Talking about the ongoing media war among TV channels, Khawaja Muhammad Asif asked the media to serve the nation in true spirit.
Later, addressing party workers, he said that the armed forces of
Pakistan had the capability to uproot terrorism from the country.
He also listened to public problems and issued orders for their redress.