National Security Council meeting in Islamabad: sources

National Security Council meeting in Islamabad: sources

ISLAMABAD - National Security Council meeting has been summoned by PM Imran Khan immediately upon arrival from China.

As per the media report, Prime Minister Imran Khan has summoned a meeting of the National Security Council to review the peace and security situation in the country.

The prime minister, along with his high-level delegation of ministers and advisers, returned to Pakistan on Monday from his first official trip to China since assuming charge as the country’s premier.

He will take the National Security Council meeting into confidence regarding his China visit, where he held meetings with Chinese President Xi Jinping, Prime Minister Li Keqiang and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

The meeting will also discuss the prevailing security situation in the country following a Supreme Court verdict acquitting Asia Bibi – a Christian woman who had been on death row for eight years in a blasphemy case.