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Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Monday said that any official action by a government functionary without the prior approval of the government is unconstitutional and illegal.
While giving an interview to People’s Daily Online he referred to the observation of the Honourable Chief Justice of Pakistan that any act of a government functionary without the government’s nod is unconstitutional and therefore illegal.
The Prime Minister stated that in two simultaneous issues, one relating to the NATO attack on Pakistan’s borders and the other relating to a letter written by one American national to another American, the civil and military leadership of Pakistan held detailed meetings and took immediate decisions.
In case of the attack by the NATO, the Prime Minister said it was decided to refer the matter to the Parliamentary Committee on National Security.
In the second case it was also decided to refer the matter to the Parliamentary Committee on National Security, besides Continue Reading…
Hussain Haqqani has been in the United States for the past three years as an ambassador and he was doing his job well until before a week. Haqqani is known as an intelligent and shrewd figure in the diplomatic circles for his ability to deal with even the worst situations with quite calm and cool. However, critics have never spared him and his performance in the US as an ambassador was questioned many times.
Experts say Haqqani proved an all dismal because he even failed to persuade top US officials to stop drone strikes in tribal belt of Pakistan, let alone securing release of DrAafia Siddiqui and dealing other sensitive matters wisely. He was criticized for being a US puppet and actually clearing hundreds of CIA operatives for Pakistani visas. Haqqani has a dual citizenship – Pakistani and the US – and is rightly said that he is an ambassador of the US in the US. After Raymond Davis saga, Pakistan army expressed severe concerns over role of Continue Reading…