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National Security Adviser Nasser Janjua resigns

ISLAMABAD: National Security Adviser Lieutenant General (retd) Nasser Khan Janjua has stepped down from his office, ARY News reported on Wednesday.  He sent his resignation on Tuesday night to caretaker Prime Minister retired Justice Nasirul Mulk who later accepted it. The formerly governing Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) had appointed Mr. Janjua as the country’s security adviser. In October 2015, Lieutenant General (retd) Nasser Khan Janjua was appointed the national security adviser after high-level…

‘Pakistan needs to rise above CPEC and connect with other parts of the world’

ISLAMABAD: National Security Advisor Nasser Khan Janjua has said Pakistan had great geo-strategic importance and the capacity to improve peace and stability in the region and become a massive trade corridor. Speaking at a gathering here, he said, “We are working on regional connectivity. Pakistan is investing in peace and cooperating with other countries for economic prosperity of the region. Pakistan can become a paradise for investment.” “Pakistan is the biggest investor in peace and on numerous occasions, it stood…

Who played a mediator to resolve Indo-Pak deadlock on diplomats’ issue?

NEW DELHI: Pakistan and India ended their month-long stalemate over diplomats’ harassment with both sides issuing statements to settle the dispute. But latest reports suggest that national security advisers of both the countries intervened to clear the air. According to Economic Times, Pakistan’s NSA Nasir Janjua and his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval helped India and Pakistan arrive at the March 30 rapprochement which has ended - for now - the standoff over harassment of diplomats and other staff. It is reported that a…

‘Pakistan offers India to join CPEC’

ISLAMABAD: National Security Adviser Nasser Khan Janjua says Pakistan has offered India to join China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The state-run Radio Pakistan quoted NSA as making the statement while talking to mediamen after a function in Islamabad on Friday (today). Nasser Janjua said the Iranian concerns will be addressed when General Raheel Sharif assumes charge of the Islamic military alliance. He said Pakistan and its people have great love and affection for Iran and General Raheel Sharif will not do…

MQM founder, Baloch leaders given ‘safe abode’ in UK: NSA Janjua

ISLAMABAD: While discussing the issue of Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) founder Altaf Hussain, National Security Adviser Nasser Janjua on Tuesday said that it is unfortunate that United Kingdom prefers individuals over state relationship. Mr. Janjua met a British parliamentary delegation and discussed ways to enhance bilateral relations between Pakistan and UK, and also discussed regional and global issues significant for both countries. In addition to Altaf Hussain, he mentioned some Baloch leaders who have sought…

Trump’s national security adviser vows to tackle N. Korea nuclear threat

WASHINGTON: US President-elect Donald Trump's national security adviser says North Korea's nuclear programme would be given a high priority under the new administration, a South Korean official who held talks with him said on Saturday. Michael Flynn, one of Trump's closest advisers, also said he would work to strengthen the US alliance with South Korea, calling the relationship "vital," the South's deputy presidential national security adviser Cho Tae-yong was quoted as saying by Yonhap news agency. Cho was leading a…