President Alvi urges int’l community to take note of Uranium’s illegal selling in India

Islamabad, June 26 (KMS):  President Dr Arif Alvi has urged international community to take note of recent incidents of illegal selling of Uranium in black market in India, as such radioactive material can fall into wrong hands endangering human lives and security of the nations.

He made these remarks during an interactive session with the military officers from 12 countries in Islamabad, who are currently undergoing National Security Workshop Course at National Defence University.

The President highlighted Pakistan’s success story against the war on terror, saying the Armed Forces and the Law Enforcement Agencies of the country have successfully defeated terrorism.

He said Pakistan is making serious efforts to promote peace and stability in Afghanistan, as it would be the major beneficiary of the peace and stability in that country.

The President said Pakistan is poised to become a geo-economic hub of the region by utilizing its special geo-economic location to boost regional trade and encourage economic integration.

He said Islamabad is closely working with China to promote regional connectivity and economic cooperation among countries of the region.