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US forces aiding IS in Afghanistan: Hamid Karzai

KABUL -UNS : Hamid Karzai, former president of Afghanistan, said that Daesh has emerged in Afghanistan in the past three to four years under the watch of US military and intelligence agencies, reported Russia Today. In an interview with RT in London, published on October …

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President Ghani to visit Pakistan soon

KABUL-UNS- President Ashraf Ghani is likely to visit Islamabad soon, Afghanistan’s Khaama Press reported on Saturday. The news comes a week after Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, along with a high-level delegation, took a day-long trip to Kabul and met the …

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President Ghani,Gen Bajwa discusses security cooperation,trade,border management in Kabul

KABUL-UNS: The Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa met Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in Kabul, Afghan media reported. Director General Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) Lieutenant General Naveed Mukhtar was also present in the meeting. General Qamar Javed Bajwa is on a day-long visit …

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Trump’s Afghan policy is deeply flawed: Imran

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Monday criticized the United States’ new strategy for Afghanistan and said a continued military campaign will not solve the 16-year-old conflict in the neighboring nation. Khan, who is considered a likely contender for premier after …

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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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