ISLAMABAD - Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan, refuting all allegations of the existence of Haqqani Network in Pakistan, said there is no Haqqani Network in the country.
Talking to journalists on Thursday, she said that Pakistan had become insecure to keep the world secure and added that anti-Pakistani actors were active against Pakistan.
“Pakistan has lost 36,000 lives in the ongoing war against terrorism”, the minister said adding that the international community should acknowledge the huge loss of lives and sacrifices of Pakistani nation.
She stressed that Pakistan was looking for a strong and stable Afghanistan as the stability of Afghanistan was in the best interest of the region which would bring peace.
Replying a question regarding recent floods in Sindh and Balochistan, she said it was the core responsibility of the whole nation to get united at this time of tribulation. “The government is doing its best to provide maximum facilities to the flood victims, we would not leave them alone”, she added.
Meanwhile, she dispatched two trucks loaded with relief goods for the flood affectees of Sindh from the PTV relief camp, Islamabad.