KP governor ready to hold talks with Taliban


PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra on Tuesday said that they will hold talks with the Taliban.

“Talks can be held with anyone,” he said while talking to the media after three explosions killed at least seven people in Charsadda.

“But [that does not mean] we will not bow down before the Taliban,” he said.

The governor added that the recent wave of terrorism has been a challenge for this government. He further said that the army has managed to deal with terrorism to a great extent.