TAHIR ASHRAFI

  • Shia group asks Pakistan not to negotiate with Taliban October 27, 2013

    A leading political group for the Shia community in Pakistan, on Sunday, said that there should not be any negotiations with the Taliban as it would only result in more terror attacks. MajliseWahdatulMuslimeen chief Nasir Abbas Jafari said that talks with the Taliban would be like having talks with the devil. "There...
  • Pakistan clerics to protest against polio worker killings December 20, 2012

    Islamabad: An alliance of Pakistani clerics will hold demonstrations across the country against the killings of polio eradication campaign workers, leaders said on Thursday, as the death toll from attacks this week rose to nine. Tahir Ashrafi, who heads the moderate Pakistan Ulema Council, said that 24,000 mosques associated with...