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Taliban are just Taliban, not good and bad, says Gillani


Multan: Former Pakistan prime minister and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Sayyed Yousuf Raza Gillani has said that Taliban are just Taliban, they are not good and bad.

The ex-premier of Pakistan also said that Pakistan is our identity and asset and we cannot lose it.

He said this while holding a press conference here on Friday in Multan. He stated that PPP fought against terrorism, adding that “the people who are in the government as well as the PTI chief Imran Khan opposed our terrorism policy against Taliban.”

“But it’s our success that the policy given by the PPP in its tenure has been adopted by the current government. It meant we were right and we have been vindicated to be correct”, he added.

Besides, “justice will prevail if the institutions are strong and if the institutions are strong, they will lead our country towards progress”, the former prime minister added.

He asserted on the behalf of his party, Pakistan Peoples Party that they condemned the statements against Pakistan adding that the people are not Pakistanis if they talk against Pakistan. He added that he will not quit his party PPP.

Talking about Pakistan’s future, he went on to say that “It’s the trust of Quaid-e Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, we have protected it so far and we will protect it till our last breath.”