KABUL (Pajhwok): A longtime Taliban supporter, Pakistan hopes the incoming Afghan leader will have better chances than President Hamid Karzai’s administration to launch serious peace parleys with the militant movement.
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Interior on Thursday said military installation in zero-point areas along the Durand Line in southern Kandahar province amounted to a violation of a trilateral agreement.
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Pakistani security forces have allegedly started the construction of military installations at the Zero-Point along the Durand Line well inside southern Kandahar province, officials claimed on Sunday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): A senior Obama administration on Friday asked the Pakistan government to destroy militant hideouts in the tribal region of North Waziristan before the new Afghan president was installed.
ISLAMABAD (Pajhwok): Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said his country will maintain cordial ties with the new Afghan government and to keep smooth relations with all neighbouring countries, including Afghanistan.
ISLAMABAD (Pajhwok): The Pakistani government on Sunday decided to constitute a three-member judicial commission to probe the murder attempt on leading journalist Hamid Mir, announcing 10 million rupees in reward for information leading to the arrest of attackers.
KABUL (Pajhwok): Deciding to continue peace talks with the Taliban on a slow pace based on a wait and see policy, a powerful Pakistani committee on Thursday reaffirmed the government’s resolve to improve relations with neighbouring countries.