Most terror attacks originate in Pakistan: Brown tells Manmohan

April 1st, 2009 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS  

Gordon Brown London, April 1 (IANS) British Prime Minister Gordon Brown told his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh Wednesday that most of the terrorist attacks in Britain have their origins in Pakistan.
The British premier made the comments at the fag-end of a meeting lasting over an hour at his office at 10 Downing Street, Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon told reporters.

With the situation in Pakistan set to figure in Thursday’s summit of the Group of 20 (G20) leaders in London, Brown said the issue of terrorism in Pakistan needs to be dealt with firmly and that “something needs to be done about it”.

The British premier said he will continue to engage with Pakistani authorities to work together with the international community to confront the problem of terrorism.

“We told him about our experience and our expectations of Pakistani authorities,” said Menon.

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