Printer Friendly

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.
COPYRIGHT 2013 Asianet-Pakistan
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2013 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)
Date:Mar 13, 2013
Previous Article:President inaugurates several uplift projects in Sindh.
Next Article:Olson, Khar discuss overall bilateral relations.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters