Imran backs military operation if peace talks with Pak Taliban fail

Islamabad, Oct. 4 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has expressed support for a military operation against the Taliban if peace talks with the group failed.

Imran earlier has been a staunch opponent of military operation against the militants and called for resolving the terrorism issue through dialogue.

He said at a news conference that the entire nation would support an operation against the Pakistani Taliban if it were the last resort.

According to the Daily Times, he said that talks are not done through media but in a planned way through proper channel.

He added that once proper talks start, it will become clear which sections of militant groups are sincere with peace in Pakistan and the ones who wanted bloodshed. (ANI)

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