Daily EngISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is chairing a high-level meeting in Islamabad today with army chief and top officials of the government in attendance, ARY News reported.

The participants reaffirmed the resolve to wipe out the menace of terrorism from the country.

The meeting discussed matters pertaining to national and internal security situation. Participants strongly condemned the cowardly act of terror in Shabqadar in which civilians and law enforcement agency personnel lost their precious lives.

The meeting paid tributes to law enforcement and security personnel who embraced martyrdom while fighting the menace of terrorism.

Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Special Assistant on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi, Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif, Director General ISI Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar and other senior officials attending the meeting.