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All parties to be consulted on Taliban issue: minister

Published Mar 03, 2014 10:02am

ISLAMABAD: Defence Minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif said on Sunday that dialogue would be held only with the factions of the Taliban who wanted peace in the country.

Talking to a television channel, he said the government would hold consultation with all political parties and stakeholders before taking any “hard step” against the elements disturbing the peace process.—APP