The Interior Minister says that the next two months were critical in this regard, vowing that new wave of terrorism will be dealt with accordingly.
ISLAMABAD: (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News-Jan 27th, 2022) Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad warned that incidents related to terrorism could rise in the country in the upcoming months, the reports said on Thursday.
The Interior Minister said that the next two months were critical in this regard.
Rashid said, "However, they [Afghan Taliban] are playing a positive role and have been a mediator in Pakistan's negotiations with the TTP,".
The minister said that the ceasefire violation by the group closed the doors to further negotiations, adding that the TTP ended the accord themselves. He stated that the government did talks with the group a couple of times but no results, adding that the other side 's conditions were not acceptable.
He revealed that TTP was demanding the release of prisoners who were serving their sentences in Pakistan but freeing such "dangerous" prisoners is impossible.
The minister said that they asked TTP to lay their arms and join the national mainstream but they violated the ceasefire.