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Pakistani prime minister repeats call for peace talks

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ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s prime minister vowed today that his government will pursue peace talks with the Pakistani Taliban, naming a four-member committee to facilitate negotiations.

In a speech to parliament, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif also called on the militants to observe a cease-fire and condemned them for targeting security forces and civilians in recent months.

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