ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has categorically stated no compromise will be made on the nuclear programme.
According to details, Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry has said this while briefing the Senate Standing Committee on defence and foreign affairs in Islamabad today.
He said Angoor Adda has not been handed over to Afghanistan; however, Pakistan Army constructed a gate for the Kabul government in Afghan area as a gift.
Chaudhry said Pakistan wants peace in Afghanistan and a peaceful solution to the Afghan issue will have to be found.
He said Pakistan hosted millions of Afghan refugees despite difficulties. He also added that terrorists from Afghanistan take shelter in the camps of the Afghan refugees.
He said terrorism is the major issue for Pakistan, and over five thousand Pakistani soldiers have so far sacrificed their lives in the war on terror.