The NSC did not condemn Nawaz, but incorrect reporting of the interview, the PM clarified, referring to the earlier jointed statement by the country's top civil-military body. In the last few years, successive Afghan governments have also been protesting over the presence of alleged safe sanctuaries on Pakistan soil for terrorist groups involved in deadly attacks in Afghanistan.
"Why can't we complete the trial?"
The United States also blames LeT for the Mumbai attacks and has offered $10 million for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Hafiz Saeed, who heads Muslim charity Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD), which Washington says is a front for LeT.
Expressing support for Nawaz, Abbasi said the entire party, including Shehbaz Sharif, stands with the PML-N supremo.
The PML-N and its leaders have, since Saturday, been scrambling to explain what the statement actually meant, while Nawaz has since read out the excerpts from the interview asking whether he has said anything wrong.
"They disqualified him for life, then removed from party leadership. but as all these moves failed to diminish his popularity among the masses, they are now using the treason card (against Nawaz Sharif)", said Maryam during a party rally in Buner district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
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In the statement, which Mr Shahbaz issued as the party president but through the Punjab government's Directorate General Public Relations, he said the PML-N "rejects all assertions, direct or implied, made in the news report of Dawn".
In an exclusive interview to Dawn Nawaz Sharif was quoted saying on Friday in Multan: "Militant organisations are active". Despite giving sacrifices, our narrative is not being accepted.
In the interview, Sharif said: "We have isolated ourselves".
Or is one to presume that he was helpless because his government was working under the command of the Pakistan Army and the ISI? "They believe that announcement by the ISPR chief through social media indicated that the military authorities have chose to seriously take up the issue and that they want Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi's stance over the matter", the daily said. "He hurt the national interests of Pakistan", Imran said.
The Defence Minister dubbed as a serious disclosure Pakistan's ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif publicly acknowledging that terrorist organisations were active in his country and said it proved India's position that the handlers of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack were in Pakistan.
So long as the army holds the trumps in Pakistan it is utterly futile to engage with any administration in that country.
Talking to ANI, Ramdev even said that the time has come for India to take back Pakistan occupied Kashmir from their possession of the neighbouring country and help Balochistan to attain freedom.