Islamabad must recognise the fact that talks and terror cannot go hand in hand.
Security ops pause helps peace cause – and hurts militancy.
One of the tasks for urgent attention is the security of the rear areas in J&K and Punjab.
India-Pakistan relationship should be placed on the back-burner in the present environment.
A change in concept of response in the Kashmir Valley is in order.
It would be a travesty if no government came into place even after the people had put their head and heart in the polls.