Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

Pakistan Afghanistan


Pakistan has much to gain from Afghan peace: US

August 03, 2021 2:05 pm

Last week, Pakistan's national security advisor, Moeed Yusuf, met his American counterpart Jake Sullivan but had no meetings at the Foggy Bottom headquarters of the State Department.

Pakistan is vulnerable to the impending ideological storm in Afghanistan

October 10, 2020 9:24 am

If the Taliban take over from the Afghan government, they will have a tough time deciding which group of warriors will have the lead in governance.

Afghan transit trade through Pak's Gwadar port begins

May 30, 2020 2:12 pm

Officials said that Afghanistan will be granted permission for the transit trade of sugar and wheat from Gwadar, while trucks carrying fully sealed consignments will only be allowed to go to the neighboring country.

Who is being backed by Pakistan in Afghanistan in these days of chaos?

May 23, 2020 9:25 am

What is happening in Afghanistan is going to affect Pakistan and since Pakistan is no longer clear whom it can support, the coming post-US withdrawal days will mean trouble for it.

Pakistan, Afghanistan hold talks to improve cooperation

June 11, 2019 6:14 pm

The first Review session of the Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity (APAPPS) was held in Islamabad on June 10, the Foreign Office said.

Pak may prefer weak, destabilised Afghanistan to strong, unified State: report

January 18, 2019 11:44 am

US special envoy to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad Thursday held talks with Pakistan's Foreign Secretary in Islamabad after extensive discussions in Kabul as part of his efforts to arrange the first-ever direct talks between the Taliban and the Afghan government.

Ashraf Ghani: 'Undeclared war' between Afghanistan, Pakistan must end

November 15, 2018 10:23 am

Ghani said that he has not seen "urgency" from the new Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan regarding holding concrete dialogue with Afghanistan to fight terrorism or to assist in holding fruitful talks with the Taliban.

8 people including 3 security personnel injured in 2 blasts in Balochistan

January 01, 2018 4:31 pm

Balochistan had witnessed an increase in the number of terrorist attacks in 2017 as separatists belonging to various banned outfits stepped up attacks in different parts of the province.

Suspected US drone kills militants on Pakistan-Afghan border

December 27, 2017 8:00 am

Donald Trump has taken a hardline stance on Pakistan, which he says provides safe haven to terrorists including the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani Network carrying out attacks in Afghanistan.

Pakistan says fence on Afghanistan border will reduce attacks

October 19, 2017 10:46 am

Kabul does not recognise it as an international border, causing friction between the two neighbors, with Pakistan suggesting Afghanistan has designs on part of its territory.