NORTH WAZIRISTAN- The government has started the war when they should have initiated a ceasefire, said Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan spokesperson Shahidullah Shahid .

We have been fighting in defense for ten years, the spokesperson said during a press conference, adding that the government should stop this operation now.

Reiterating that Quran and Sunnah is a complete constitution TTP spokesman Shahidullah Shahid said the government wanted Taliban to accept the constitution of Pakistan through dialogue. He said this constitution did not have a single Islamic clause in it.