ISLAMABAD (PAN): The Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA), the second largest militant group after Taliban, on Wednesday said it had conveyed to the United Nations its desire for a meaningful peace dialogue.
KABUL (PAN): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari, currently in Beijing to attaned the 12th Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit, on Wednesday reaffirmed continued support for Afghanistan’s stability and socio-economic development.
WASHINGTON (PAN): The United States will continue talks with Pakistan to reopen the ground lines of communication (GLOCs), despite NATO signing a deal with three Central Asian countries to use their territory to shift the alliance’s equipment out of Afghanistan.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Foreigner fighters were among 15 suspected insurgents killed in fresh US drone strikes in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region of North Waziristan on Monday morning, an official said.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Officials of Pakistan and Afghanistan, along with the United Nations, started talks on issues of unregistered Afghan refugees in Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan, officials said on Wednesday.