Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

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

Afghan, Pakistani border security officials meet in Torkham

Afghan, Pakistani border security officials meet in Torkham

By
On
Oct 22, 2015 - 16:34

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A meeting between border security forces of Afghanistaninfo-icon and Pakistaninfo-icon has been held at Torkham in eastern Nangarhar province.

An official of the 301st Border Zone in Nangarhar told Pajhwok Afghan News the meeting was held on Wednesday and discussed some border-related issues.

The official, who wished to go unnamed, said such meetings were occasionally held in the border zone to discuss security matters.

On the other hand, Pakistani media quoted local officials as saying the meeting discussed the registration of Afghans who recently arrived in the neighbouring country.

Afghan officials reportedly criticised the registration of residents of areas on both sides of the Durand Lineinfo-icon, a British-era frontier that Kabulinfo-icon refuses to recognise as a border.

mds/mud

Tags: 

Related Article


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

   

Advertisement

Advertisement

Twitter Update