Lt-Gen (retd) Asad Durrani will be asked to explain his position on views attributed to him in the book. Attribution [is being] taken as the violation of Military Code of Conduct applicable on all serving and retired military personnel,” the director general (DG) of the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor twitted.
Expressing its reservations on the book written by Ex DG-ISI Asad Durrani, Pakistan Army has summoned him to GHQ to clarify his situation on the issue.
The Army’s military wing’s declaration came hours after the dismissed PM Nawaz Sharif and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Senator Raza Rabbani voiced their reservations in regards to the book ‘Spy Chronicles’, co-composed with a previous Indian insight boss.
Talking to media during his appearance before the accountability court (AC), former premier said that the constitution of a national commission was the only way to put the country on the right track. In an inquisitorial tone, Nawaz asked if there will also be a meeting of the National Security Committee (NSC) on the revelations made by ex-ISI head.
Conversing with media amid his appearance before the accountability court (AC), previous chief said that the constitution of a national commission was the best way to the country on the right track. In an inquisitorial tone, Nawaz inquired as to whether there will likewise be a gathering of the National Security Committee (NSC) on the disclosures made by ex-ISI head.
In past, two former army chiefs, General Ayub Khan and General Pervez Musharraf, had also authored books during their tenures.
The controversial book titled “The Spy Chronicles: RAW, ISI and The Illusion of Peace” has been co-authored by former chief of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) Asad Durrani and the former chief of India’s Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) A S Dulat.
The book has discussed important issues between the two nations. It also sheds light on Kargil Operation, Abbottabad Operation against Osama bin Laden, the arrest of Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav in Pakistan, Hafiz Saeed, Kashmiri freedom fighter Burhan Wani.