Taliban's war machine must be destroyed: Noor
He saw no point in luring the Taliban to the negotiation table, because the militants -- who believed in fighting, killings and explosions -- sought an Islamic emirate.
The insurgents' war machine must be broken, he reiterated while opposing peace parleys. The governor also blamed Hezb-i-Islami, Al Qaeda, the Haqqani Network, ISI and the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan for instability in the country.
AIHRC chief Seema Samar stressed respect for human rights during the reconciliation campaign of the High Peace Council.
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