Tag Archives: Ashraf Ghani

Foreign secretary in Kabul for bilateral talks

Kabul: Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua has reached Kabul for delegation level talks between Pakistan and Afghanistan. According to Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal, the talks are being held under Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity. According to media source Afghan government is considering new Eid- ceasefire offer to …

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Pak-Afghan counter-terrorism pact almost a done deal: Ghani

Islamabad: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani has said that his country and Pakistan have agreed in principle to counter terrorism jointly. President Ghani was quoted by Tolo News as saying that breakthroughs have been achieved with Islamabad on the way forward to dealing withand or neutralising the threat of Taliban. “The …

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Afghanistan announces ceasefire with Taliban for Eid

Kabul: Afghanistan announced Thursday an apparently unilateral ceasefire with the Taliban for Eid, the holiday that caps off Ramadan, though operations against other groups including Islamic State will continue. The week-long ceasefire, which was backed by the US and would bring some welcome relief to war-weary civilians, will last “from …

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Pakistan wants recognition of its legitimate security concern in region: Kh. Asif

Washington: Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif on Friday said that Pakistan will continue to play its positive role in bringing peace to the region, but called for recognizing its legitimate security concerns in the wake of the new South Asia strategy announced by US President Trump, APP reported. The …

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Pakistani diplomatic staff abducted in Afghanistan reaches Islamabad

Islamabad: Two Pakistani diplomatic officials, Jan Khan and Mohammad Aijaz, members of staff of the Consulate General of Pakistan in Jalalabad, have arrived at Benazir International Islamabad via flight PK 205 on Thursday, Radio Pakistan reported. According to the Afghan authorities, the diplomats had been recovered by Afghan security forces …

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