While declaring its position on the current military operation in the North Waziristan Agency, ANP wants to state three things:-
i). ANP has always stood for the establishment of writ of the state in every part of the country as we have been opposed to the existence of a state within a state. ANP is the Party with the highest number of martyrs in the struggle against terrorism. So in the light of this clear and consistent position, ANP fully supports the Government’s military action against the local and international terrorists in the North Waziristan Agency.
۔ اے این پی نے ہمیشہ ملک کے ہر حصے کے اندر ریاستی رٹ کو برقرار رکھنے کی بات کی ہے کیونکہ وہ ریاست کے اندر دوسری ریاست کے وجود کی مخالف رہی ہے۔ درحقیقت اے این پی وہی پارٹی ہے جس نے دہشتگردی کے خلاف جنگ میں سب سے زیادہ قربانی دی ہے اس لیے ہمارے اس واضح اور مستقل موقف کی روشنی میں اے این پی شمالی وزیرستان میں مقامی اور غیر ملکی دہشتگردوں کے خلاف حکومتی کارروائی پر بھرپور حمایت کرتی ہے۔
Charesadda: Awami National Party’s leader Asfandyar Wali Khan has warned political forces to avoid polarisation in order to steer the country out of the present crises. Addressing members of the party’s provincial and central organizing committees in Wali Bagh, Asfandyar Wali Khan asked the government to take the Parliament in confidence about the evolving political situation in the region in the aftermath of general elections in Iran, India and Afghanistan. The meeting with members of the Organising Committees was presided over by Ms. Bushra Gohar, Acting President of the Party’s Central Organizing Committee.
Peshawar: Strongly condemning the recurrent spate of terrorist violence in the length and breadth of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in which many precious lives have been lost and many others have received serious injury, Basheer Ahmad Matta Interim President Awami National Party Pukhtunkhwa, has expressed heartfelt sympathies with the victims of terrorism, and prayed to God Almighty to shower His mercy on the martyrs and grant speedy recovery to the injured.
ANP will never allow the passage of Pakistan Protection Ordinance (PPO) in the Senate of Pakistan which would take up to the controversial law during its session comencing on Monday
It is incumbent on the Government to explain clearly and in detail the exact status of this grant and say categorically whether it is a free gift without any conditions or it has strings attached to it
In its resolution, ANP said that borrowing such a hefty amount was a matter of national importance; therefore, the house should hold a debate on the issue by suspending routine proceedings. It also demanded the government take the Upper House into confidence about the loan.