Memo is real: COAS

Army Chief said that memo is a reality and it should be reviewed very carefully.

According to sources, Army Chief Ashfaq Pervez Kayani, in his reply said, memo was real and it should be reviewed very carefully. The Army Chief said that the information regarding memo were very sensitive and DG ISI told him about his meeting with Mansoor Ijaz on October 24. It is stated in COAS’s reply that he advised the prime minister to take position that whether information in memo is right or wrong.

The Army Chief  was informed about DG ISI’s meeting with Mansoor Ijaz on October 24 and General Pasha was of the opinion that there was enough evidence to validate the authenticity of the memo. The DG ISI said there was evidence that Ijaz was in touch with Husain Haqqani and that they exchanged text messages and phone calls.

The replies of Army Chief, DG ISI and other respondents have been submitted in Supreme Court. A two-member delegation of Pakistan Army’s Judge Advocate General Branch (JAG) Brach has handed over Army Chief ‘s reply to Attorney General Maulvi Anwarul Haq in his office.

The replies of federation, foreign ministry, interior ministry, defence, cabinet division, DG ISI and Army chief were submitted in Supreme Court through attorney general. The Supreme Court has accepted all the replies without any objection. The office of registrar Supreme Court remained opened after office timing for the submission of replies.
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