Pak Army Chief meets PM Cameron: asks to take anti-terror measures

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(London) The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has called for action against proscribed organizations, anti-Pakistan elements operating from outside Pakistan and measures to choke terror financing.

The army chief raised this issue when he visited 10 Downing Street in London on Wednesday and met with the British Prime Minister David Cameron and his National Security Adviser Sir Kim Darroch, according to the Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asim Bajwa.

The COAS also called on UK Secretary of Defence Michael Fallen and held extensive talks with the Chief of Defence Staff Gen Sir Nicholas Houghton on regional security, stability in Afghanistan, mutual defence and security cooperation. Moreover, he also met Home Office Permanent Secretary Mark Sedwill and Director General of the Office for Security and Counter-Terrorism (OSCT) Charles Farr and discussed intelligence sharing and terrorism cooperation.

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General Raheel Sharif is currently in the United Kingdom on a three-day official visit to have meetings with the senior British political and military leadership.
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