LAHORE: Federal Minister for Defence Production Rana Tanveer Hussain said that no part of Pakistani land will be vacated for Taliban, ARY News reports.
Speaking to media after vising a book fair in Punjab University, Rana Tanveer Hussaind said that the military serves the federal government and can be deployed anywhere in the state. He added that no land will be vacated for the militants.
Rana Tanveer Hussain further said that the militant organization had provided a list of 250 of their captured men but only 19 extremists were released. "The option of a military operation is always there but the government wants to resolve the issue via dialogue", he added.
Defence Production Minister stated that the export of military arms is equal to none in the global market. He further said that the ammunition will be sold to other states including Saudi Arabia after receiving their assurance that it will not in any third state.