ISLAMABAD: A high-level meeting chaired by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif decided to continue dialogue with the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) shura and finalised the agenda for the next round of dialogue.
The meeting decided to hold parleys with the TTP on a formalised agenda, sources told Dawn.
The meeting was attended by Director-General Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) Lt-Gen Zaheerul Islam and army chief General Raheel Sharif.
Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan briefed the meeting on the progress made so far in the dialogue process.
“It’s high time to make talks with the TTP successful or take it to some logical conclusion,” Nisar told the meeting.
DG ISI briefed the meeting on the progress made so far in the investigation into recent terrorist attacks in the country and shared detailed evidence in this regard.
He assured the meeting that the mastermind of such attacks would be unmasked soon and brought to book.
The meeting also talked on other key issues which Prime Minister Sharif would be discussing during a meeting with his UK counterpart David Cameron.