ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan is chairing a National Security Committee (NSC) meeting, which is being attended by senior officials of the civilian and military leadership.
The NSC will deliberate on Pakistan’s internal and external security, border management, the evolving situation in Afghanistan and take important decisions.
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, National Security Adviser Moeed Yusuf, Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed and Defence Minister Pervez Khattak have arrived at PM House to attend the meeting.
Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa, chiefs of the Pakistan Air Force and Navy, DG ISI and the DG Intelligence Bureau have also arrived for the high-level meeting.
Finance Minister Shaukat Tarin and Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry are also present.
The meeting will focus on the security situation in Afghanistan and Pakistan’s policy regarding it. It will also review and discuss the role Islamabad has to play in the evolving Afghanistan situation.