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India doing terrorism in Pakistan, other countries: FO

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office Spokesman Nafees Zakraia said that India is involved in terrorist activities in Pakistan and other countries. In an interview, he said India is also using Afghanistan’s soil for terrorist activities against Pakistan. The spokesperson said statements from spokesperson of Jamaat-ul-Ahrar Ehsan-Ullah Ehsan, …

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Ghani appeals Pakistan to work together to curb extremists

UNITED NATIONS (AFP) – Afghan President Ashraf Ghani appealed Tuesday to Pakistan to work together to curb extremists, seeing an opportunity as the United States sends in more troops. Addressing the UN General Assembly, Ghani said US President Donald Trump’s new Afghan strategy sent a …

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Haqqani network operates from eastern Afghanistan: Khawaja Asif

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD  – Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has said that tours to Iran, Turkey and China were of great importance and it will help in maintaining a formidable foreign policy.While talking to a private TV channel, federal minister for foreign affairs said that he …

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Pakistan, Afghanistan, US reaffirm resolve to fight terrorism

RAWALPINDI -UNS – Tripartite (Pakistan-Afghanistan-United States) counter-Daesh and Pak-Afghan bilateral military cooperation meetings were held at Ministry of Defence in Kabul. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), a six-member high level Pakistan military delegation headed by Director General of Military Operations (DGMO) Pakistan Army …

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Three killed in suicide attack near Kabul cricket stadium: police

KABUL: A suicide bomber killed three people including a policeman and wounded five others after blowing himself up near a cricket stadium in the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday, police said. The attacker detonated the bomb after he was stopped at a security checkpoint as …

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Pakistan, Turkey to continue working together for peace in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Emphasizing that lasting peace in Afghanistan was important for stability in the region, Turkish President Recip Tayyep Erdogan and Foreign Minister Khwaja Muhammad Asif Tuesday agreed that Pakistan and Turkey would continue to work together for peace and stability in Afghanistan. According …

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Pakistan attaches great importance to relations with Afghanistan: FM Asif

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister, Khawaja Muhammad Asif, spoke to Afghan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani over telephone Wednesday and discussed the mutual relationship between the two countries. According to a statement issued by foreign office here, Khawaja Asif said Pakistan attaches great importance to its relations with …

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Pakistan wish to see peace and stability in Afghanistan:FM Asif

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif has stated that Pakistan wishes to see peace and stability in Afghanistan. According to a press release, Khawaja Asif – responding to a media query regarding Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s statements – stated that Pakistan’s position in the context …

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Peace with Pakistan is our national agenda: Ashraf Ghani

KABUL -UNS- Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani said that his government was ready for comprehensive talks and that peace with Pakistan was his national agenda. “From here, I have a message to Pakistan: We are ready for comprehensive political talks. Peace with Pakistan is in our …

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FM Asif to leave for China on Sept 8 amid rift in Pak-US ties

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD – Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif will leave for China on an important official visit on September 8 to discuss the United States policy review for South Asia and Afghanistan, along with Donald Trump’s allegations claiming safe havens for terrorists in Pakistan. …

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