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Gen Bajwa in Kabul to attend Defence Conference

KABUL-UNS : General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief Of Army Staff (COAS) has reached in Kabul, Afghanistan to attend Chief of Defence (CHOD) Conference, said Pakistan Army’s media wing on Tuesday. According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Commander US CENTCOM, Commander Resolute Support Mission (RSM) and …

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US launches new air attacks against Taliban

WASHINGTON (AFP) – US bombers have struck multiple Taliban targets in a new air offensive over the past four days in far northeastern Afghanistan near the China and Tajikistan borders, the Southern Command said Tuesday. The strikes hit Taliban training facilities in Badakhshan province, “preventing …

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First over meeting of Joint Working Group:Pakistani delegation in Kabul

KABUL -UNS : Pakistan delegation arrived in Kabul .A high-powered Pakistani delegation led by Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua reached Kabul to take part in the first ever meeting of Pakistan-Afghanistan Joint Working Group. In a weekly media briefing on Friday, Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Mohammad …

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Pak-Afghan Joint Working Group meeting in Kabul on Saturday: FO

ISLAMABAD -UNS – During the weekly press briefing in Islamabad, Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal announced that the first meeting of Pakistan-Afghanistan Joint Working Groups will be held in Kabul on Saturday where Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua will lead the Pakistani delegation. He said …

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Terror attacks: Afghan government’s reaction based on misconceptions: NSC

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD: The National Security Committee (NSC) Friday strongly condemned recent spate of terror attacks in Afghanistan and observed that the reaction of the Afghan government was based on misconceptions created by certain foreign elements. The 18th meeting of the NSC met here …

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Terror attacks planned in Pakistan: Afghanistan

KABUL -AFP/UNS – Afghanistan has handed “undeniable” evidence to Pakistan that it claims shows a recent spate of deadly attacks were planned on Pakistani soil, Afghan officials said Thursday, amid growing public anger over their impotence to protect civilians. The attacks, including one of the …

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Military Commanders authorized to deal with ‘safe havens’ in Afghanistan, Pakistan: US

By Anwar Iqbal WASHINGTON: The Trump administration’s South Asia strategy gives US commanders in the region the authority and resources they need to deal with “terrorist safe havens in both Afghanistan and Pakistan”, says the White House. The strategy that President Donald Trump announced in …

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Kabul military academy under attack: 12 killed

KABUL -AFP/UNS – Gunmen launched a pre-dawn raid on a military compound in Kabul on Monday, officials said, in an ongoing assault that has caused multiple casualties and is the third major attack in the city in recent days. At least 12 soldiers have been …

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Gunmen attack Save the Children office in Afghanistan:Two killed

KABUL (AFP) – Gunmen blasted their way into Save the Children’s office in Afghanistan’s restive east on Wednesday, witnesses and officials said, killing at least two persons and wounding 14 others in the latest attack on a foreign aid group in the war-torn country. After …

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20 killed:Taliban militants ‘searched for foreigners’ in Kabul hotel attack

KABUL (AFP) – Taliban militants who killed at least 22 people at a luxury Kabul hotel went from room to room searching for foreigners, survivors and a security source said Monday as more details of the victims emerged. Insurgents armed with Kalashnikovs and suicide vests …

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