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New defence policy to be chalked out to strengthen defence side: Mushahid.

ISLAMABAD -- Chairman Senate Defence Committee Mushahid Hussain Syed has said a new comprehensive 'Defence Policy Strategy Document' will be prepared to strengthen the national defence in changed scenario.

In a meeting with European Union's Defence attaches headed by Pierre Mayaudon at the Parliament House on Tuesday, he said national security, in view of the changed scenario needs broader definition.

Senator Mushahid Hussain said that contours of defence now include climate change, cyber warfare, terrorism, extremism which requires comprehensive policies.

He said that terrorism is a common enemy and a collective approach is direly needed to get rid of the menace and ensure regional and global peace.
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Publication:The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)
Date:Mar 13, 2013
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