Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Hundreds rally against Pakistan, Iran in Gardez

Hundreds rally against Pakistan, Iran in Gardez

Jun 06, 2014 - 13:33

GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Hundreds of people rallied in Gardez, the capital of southeastern Paktia province, against Pakistaninfo-icon and Iran, asking for immediate end to attacks from Pakistan into the eastern Kunar province.

The demonstrators were chanting anti-Pakistan and Iran slogans and termed both the countries were playing with the peace of Afghanistaninfo-icon. They alleged Pakistan’s intelligence agencies of training terrorists to disturb the peace and stability in Afghanistan.

Farid Ahmad Taskin, who was leading the protesters, said: “Let’s stand side by side with the Afghan security forces to secure our country. In addition to Pakistan and Iran, intelligence of other countries was active to sabotage peace in Afghanistan. Pakistan wants to misuse Jihadinfo-icon and level ground for Afghans to fight to each other.”

The protesters demanded the international community to help Afghanistan counter Pakistan’s frequent attacks into Kunar, which inflicted heavy men and material losses on Afghans.

Another protester Mir Zaman Gardezi while speaking to fiery demonstrators said Pakistan was the only country training terrorists, which was constantly posing a great threat to the very existence of Afghanistan.


Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment



Twitter Update