ISPR DG Maj-Gen Athar Abbas has urged the US to share intelligence about Zawahiri. In response to the statement by US Defence Secretary Panneta about presence of Al Qaeda leadership in Pakistans tribal areas, the ISPR DG said that the Pakistan Army is already carrying out intense operations against Qaeda and its affiliates "who are a threat to security of our country and people". "This includes pursuit and targeting terrorists leadership and high value targets. We expect US Intelligence Establishment to share available information and actionable intelligence regarding Al Zawahari and other HVTs with us enabling the Pakistan Army to carry out targeted operations," the DG concluded.