Pak Iran Ties
According to official sources, the migrants were arrested in different parts of Iran for not having valid travel documents.
Initial investigation shows the people had illegally crossed the border to reach Europe, Turkey for earning a better livelihood.
According to official sources, the people were arrested for not having valid travelling documents.
The closure was announced in connected with Nauroz holidays.
Train to complete one side-trip in 12 days, expected to reach the Islamabad dryport on March 16.
Border closed after firing and violent incidents on Iranian side, official says.
Shaukat Yousafzai says the two countries have many similarities in their cultures, traditions and history.
Assistant Commissioner Asmatullah Khan Achakzai calls a meeting at Raahdari Gate in Taftan to discuss border issues.
Says establishment of such markets will create employment opportunities for locals, help check smuggling.
Iranian authorities have been apprised of the hardships being faced by local residents, says official.
"Such acts threaten the peace and stability of an already fragile region," says FO spokesman Zahid Chaudhri.
Iranian FM Javad Zarif’s recent trip to Islamabad was the latest in this series of attempts to take ties to the next level.
PM Imran says increased bilateral cooperation will be mutually beneficial for both the countries.
In meeting with Iran's Zarif, PM Imran says the two countries "must further strengthen bilateral cooperation for mutual benefit".
Zarif will hold delegation-level talks with FM Shah Mahmood Qureshi, will also meet PM Imran.
Javad Zarif will be accompanied by a delegation comprising political and economic experts.
Yasinzai addresses concluding session of 8th joint border trade committee.
PM Imran approves plan for setting up three border markets, two in Balochistan and one in KP, as a pilot project.
“We hope that trade relations between the two Islamic neighbours will be further strengthened,” says Iranian envoy.
THE geopolitical calculus in Pakistan’s immediate neighbourhood is clearly changing.
As many as 17 Iranian trawlers loaded with food items and LPG gas tankers arrive in Pakistan to mark resumption.
Army chiefs from both sides "resolved to enhance security measures on either side of the border.”
Last Friday, six troops were martyred while on patrol in Buleda.
Trucks arrive after NCOC takes decision to Import food from Iran.
Foreign minister says removal of sanctions will help Iran fight COVID-19.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei calls on India to “confront extremist Hindus” and “stop the massacre of Muslims”.
They condemned the “malicious propaganda” against pilgrims of Imam Raza’s holy shrine.
Flights to and from Saudi Arabia to continue for people with iqama, permanent Saudi nationality.
Around 200 Pakistani pilgrims not allowed to cross the border; now stranded in Iranian town Mirjaveh.
Balochistan govt says 5,000 Pakistanis in Iran will return after screening