• search
For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

HRCP blames Musharraf for Swat crisis

By Super Admin
|

Islamabad, Jun.4 (ANI): The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has held former President General Pervez Musharraf responsible for the Swat crisis.

In its report, the HRCP blamed Musharraf for following a policy of appeasement with extremists in the North West Frontier Province (NWFP) despite knowing they were expanding their writ in the region.

The report said Musharraf not only extended security to terrorists, but also provided arms and financial aid to them, The News reports.

After the 9/11 incident Musharraf helped the militants to regroup and oraganise themselves in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) by providing them a safe haven in the region, it stated.

"Religious fanatics were supported for two decades and they were handed safe heavens and hideouts in FATA," the report adds. (ANI)

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more