Apr 12

Turnaround: PCNS delinking drones, Nato supply

In a turnaround, PCNS agreed to delink drone strikes and Nato supplies.nato supplyIn the last session of the Parliamentary Committee on National Security, the participants from coalition parties agreed to scrap the demand for the US to stop drones in order to get Nato supplies to Afghanistan restored. The members instead said that the government need to address the drone issue separately.

Earlier, PML-N and MQM members went out of the PCNS meeting in order to consult their party leadership.

The meeting is fine-tuning draft for discussion in joint session of parliament regarding the review of the Pak-US ties.

The other day, JUI-F chief Maulana Fazl-ur-Rehman was wooed by President Zardari to attend the session of the PCNS.

The Maulana insists his party sticks to its point of view on the Nato supplies.