Foreign minister attributes problems in ties with Washington to policies of 80s and ‘Musharraf’s surrender’ after 9/11.
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Foreign minister says Pakistan supports Kabul's proposed process seeking recognition of Taliban as political group.
"Committee agreed on importance of recalibrating foreign policy framework to bring more focus on countries of region.”
Taliban vow to guard Afghan section of 1,840km pipeline that links Central Asia with South Asia.
“We are ready to protect TAPI, it is important and vital for the economy of Afghanistan,” says Afghan spokesman.
Abbasi will first visit Turkmenistan and then proceed to Afghanistan during the two-day visit.
Labelling a country “a state sponsor of terrorism, is not a surgical instrument; that’s a really, really heavy hammer”.
FO says ongoing anti-terrorist operations proof of the country’s commitment towards combating this menace.
“Our preference is to solve the Afghan issue through peaceful dialogue,” say the Afghan Taliban.
“Pakistan would like to have good relations with the US as well as with our neighbours based on respect and equality”
Pakistan has eliminated all terrorist sanctuaries on its soil, Gen Bajwa tells defence chiefs at conference in Kabul.
No joint statement issued; two sides come up with divergent accounts of outcome
“National interest shall be kept at premium while cooperating with all stakeholders for regional peace and stability.”
US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan says he discussed the matter during his visit to Afghanistan last week.
After recent bloody attacks, Pakistan and Afghanistan must recognise that cooperation is unavoidable
Steps taken ought to be sensible and balanced against the need to keep Pak-Afghan relations from unravelling.
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The bilateral meeting was held in a cordial environment and both delegations made some progress: statement.
Reaction by Afghanistan on terrorism activities in Kabul based on misconceptions, National Security Committee observes.
The “centre of Taliban terrorism is in Pakistan”, Ashraf Ghani alleges in televised speech to the nation.
Pakistan embassy in Kabul says information provided by Afghanistan is “being examined for its authenticity”.
Afghan presidential palace sources claim the delegation will hand over evidence regarding recent Kabul attacks.
FO spokesman says Pakistan is pushing suspected militants to prevent them from using its soil for attacking Afghanistan.
Pakistan has not responded to Trump's tweet, "because we feel it does not constitute official policy of the US."
Integration of terrorists among refugees in tribal areas underlines need for early repatriation of Afghans, ISPR claims.
UNHCR denies allegations, says curriculum taught in Afghanistan is also being taught in refugee schools in Pakistan.
"Afghanistan, US should focus on challenges inside Afghanistan instead of shifting onus for ending conflict on others."
Pakistan closing the air routes to Afghanistan could all but cripple the US-backed military fight against Taliban.
"The Umar FM Radio Tower was destroyed along the Pak-Afghan border," security sources say.
Gen Bajwa tells Centcom chief counterterrorism operations will continue without American financial support .
COAS meets the man whose three sons, two nephews were martyred