ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and army chief General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday discussed different options in the apparent backdrop of ongoing hostility with India.
“Telephonic conversation between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and COAS General Raheel Sharif. At length discussion on prevailing regional situation took place,” read a brief statement issued by the Prime Minister’s House.
The prime minister is scheduled to address United Nations General Assembly today where he will highlight Indian atrocities in Indian-occupied Kashmir.
Indian media reports suggest India is considering surgical strikes across the Line of Control following the Uri attack.
Notably, PIA on Tuesday announced closure of airspace over Northern areas.
Published in The Express Tribune, September 21st, 2016.