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Pakistan’s Federal minister for Planning & Development, Ahsan Iqbal’s son Ahmed Iqbal’s remarks against Pak Army

“The responsibility of all terrorist attacks falls squarely on the armed forces & intelligence agencies. People of Pakistan have made enough sacrifices. It is time that that these institutions start doing their job of protecting Pakistan & not themselves. There would no war, no Taliban, no external threat if they would have done their job. It is high time to not only hit back at terrorists but to secure Pakistan’s future by dealing with this menace. Spend on education, health, development, people & …. the army!”  “Warna, yeh Taliban Ko Paalnay Waali, India Ko Ukssanay waali, Jamhoriat Ko Lapaytnay waali Fauj apnay bojh talay Is Mulk Ko Kuchal day gi.” ~ Ahmed Iqbal Chaudhary

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A MEETING WITH PAK ARMY CHEIF MEAKES IT A BIG NEWS

SHAHBAZ SHARIF VISITS GARRISON CITY SECRETLY!

ISLAMABAD : The corridors of power have been abuzz with speculation since reports emerged that Punjab Chief Minister Mian Shahbaz Sharif in Rawalpindi had a secret meeting with Army Chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani in Rawalpindi according to newspaper reports.

Sources privy to the development told Dawn that the meeting took place on the night between Sept 30 and Oct 1 when Mr. Sharif visited Rawalpindi and went to meet the army chief without security and protocol. The sources said that only two vehicles were present at the airport and no prominent official was present to receive the chief minister when he arrived late on Wednesday night.

The sources said Mr Sharif reached the Punjab House in Rawalpindi straight from the airport, had a shower and changed. In the meantime, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan came to the Punjab House in his own vehicle and then drove away with Mian Shahbaz Sharif. The sources also said that initially no one was aware of the destination of the vehicle carrying the two leaders, but later it became known that they had gone to the Army House to see Gen Kayani.

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Ahsan Iqbal: PML-N to support national languages status for Sindhi, Punjabi, Siraiki, Pushto & Balochi

Aziz Narejo, TX, USA

PML-N leader and former federal Minister Ahsan Iqbal has said that PML-N accepts the rights of Punjabi, Sindhi, Siraiki, Pushto and Balochi languages and would support giving them national languages status. In a response to a question at 24th annual SANA Convention in Dallas , TX he said his party would include this demand in its program. In reply to another question, he said Kalabagh Dam will not be constructed as Sindh didn’t want it. He made a categorical statement that any project, however important it may be should not be undertaken if it was harmful for the federation in any way.

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