In NSC meeting, security agencies reiterate ‘no foregin conspiracy’ against PTI govt

ISLAMABAD (PEN) – Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif chaired 38th meeting of the National Security Committee of the Cabinet in Islamabad on Friday.

The meeting was attended by Federal Ministers Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Rana Sanaullah, Marriyum Aurangzeb, Ahsan Iqbal, Minister of State Hina Rabbani Khar, Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Committee General Nadeem Raza, Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi, Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Zaheer Ahmad Babar, former Pak Ambassador to US Asad Majeed and senior civil & Military Officers.

The NSC discussed the telegram received from the Pakistan embassy in Washington. The former Pakistan s ambassador to the US briefed the Committee on the context and content of his telegram.

The NSC, after examining the contents of the communication, reaffirmed the decisions of the last NSC meeting.

The meeting was again informed by the premier security agencies that they have found no evidence of any conspiracy. Therefore, the NSC after reviewing the contents of the communication, the assessments received, and the conclusions presented by the security agencies, concludes that there has been no foreign conspiracy.