Nationwide Safety Advisor Lt Gen (Retd.) Nasser Khan Janjua additionally accused the US of conspiring in opposition to the multi-billion China-Pakistan Financial Hall (CPEC) with India, The Specific Tribune reported.
Addressing a seminar on problems with nationwide safety in Islamabad, Lt Gen (Retd.) Janjua claimed that India has been stockpiling a spread of harmful weapons and it threatens Pakistan repeatedly of typical warfare. “The soundness of the South Asian area hangs in a fragile steadiness, and the potential of nuclear conflict can’t be dominated out,” he claimed.
The NSA harassed that supporting US forces within the area had given delivery to the rise of terrorism contained in the nation. “Because the Taliban grows stronger in Afghanistan, America has began to shift the blame for its failures within the nation onto Pakistan,” he stated.
He additionally alleged that as a part of its coverage to counter Chinese language affect in South Asia, the US is conspiring in opposition to the CPEC together with India. “The US has given India a task in Afghanistan’s political course of, giving New Delhi precedence over Islamabad, and has opposed the CPEC,” he stated.
The almost USD 50 billion CPEC, a flagship challenge of China’s prestigious One Belt One Street, passes via Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). The CPEC hyperlinks China’s restive Xinjiang area with Pakistan’s Balochistan province.
“The US-India alliance has an equivalent stance on the Kashmir problem, and America steadily provides India choice over Pakistan,” Lt Gen (Retd.) Janjua stated.
He stated Pakistan encountered the menace of terrorism solely after it began supporting the operations of US-led forces in Afghanistan. “Pakistan has been battling with safety issues for the previous forty years. Peace in Afghanistan stays our high precedence,” he stated.