Pak PM Gilani praises army

In a bid to alleviate growing tension between the civilian government and the nation's powerful military, Pakistan's Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani, at a defence committee (DCC) meeting on Saturday, praised the armed forces as a pillar of the nation. The minister added that his government would do everything to strengthen all the institutions of the country. Gilani hosted a meeting of the Defence Committee of the Cabinet in the capital, Islamabad, attended by army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani and other military leaders and government ministers.

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