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Khawaja Asif's correct stand - DAWN.com

Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has once again spoken boldly about Pakistan's need to reflect on flawed security policy choices of the past and urgently put its house in order today. Predictably, Mr Asif's remarks have drawn criticism from nationalist ...and more »

Russia, Iran still provide weapons to Afghan Taliban: Mattis - Pajhwok Afghan News (blog)

KABUL info-icon (Pajhwok): US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has accused Iran and Russia of continuing their armed support to Afghan Taliban info-icon , a media report said on Saturday. The Pentagon chief blasted Russia and Iran's continued support to ...and more »

New US policy can boost Indo-Afghan security ties: Abdullah Abdullah - The Hindu

The new U.S. policy in Afghanistan is an “opportunity” for India-U.S.-Afghanistan cooperation on security as well as development issues, says Afghanistan's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah, speaking to Diplomatic Editor Suhasini Haidar . How important ...and more »

No country should use terror as foreign policy: Chief Executive of Afghanistan - The Indian Express

No country can be allowed to use terror as an instrument of foreign policy and Afghanistan expects its good intentions towards its neighbours to be reciprocated, the country's Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah said on Friday. Talking specifically about ...and more »

Pakistan's claim on swapping Kulbhushan Jadhav another imaginary lie, says India - The Indian Express

India on Friday cited the Afghanistan NSA's statement saying there was no proposal to swap Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav for a terrorist, and asserted that it was another addition to Islamabad's “imaginary lies”. Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja ...and more »

New strategy not a move to isolate Pakistan: US, Nato - DAWN.com

WASHINGTON: The United States and Nato have jointly urged Pakistan not to see the new US strategy for South Asia as a move to isolate it. “One reason why we welcome the new US strategy announced by President Trump recently is that it has this regional ...and more »

COAS Gen Bajwa to visit Kabul tomorrow - The Nation

KABUL/ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa is arriving in Kabul at the head of a high-level delegation, an Afghan official said today. According to a Voice of America report, General Qamar Javed Bajwa is undertaking a crucial visit ...and more »

Army chief to land in Kabul on a crucial Afghan visit - Pakistan Today

Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa will undertake a crucial visit to Afghanistan on Sunday (today) where his delegation is to discuss with Afghan counterparts ways to strengthen bilateral security cooperation and border management efforts ...and more »

Beijing has signaled. Is Islamabad listening? - Daily Times

Though China has repeatedly blocked Indian moves to sanction JeM and its leadership, it has given a clear signal to Islamabad through BRICS declaration that support to non-state actors isn't a viable long-term policy for Pakistan. Pakistan's new ...and more »

Prime Minister meets Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, Chief Executive of Afghanistan - Narendra Modi (press release) (blog)

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi met the Chief Executive of Afghanistan, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah today afternoon. Prime Minister extended a warm welcome to Dr. Abdullah, who is in India on a two-day working visit. |. Both leaders reaffirmed the strength ...and more »