Tag Archives: Pakistan

Afghanistan Blames Pakistan for Cross-Border Incursion

The Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah on Tuesday blamed Pakistani forces for the recent clashes which erupted between the Afghan and Pakistani forces near the two countries disputed border. “The Afghan people were not responsible, the residents of Jaji Maidan were not responsible; unfortunately, an incident happened in which [Pakistani forces] …

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Pakistan PM Abbasi to Visit Kabul Next Week

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will visit Afghan capital Kabul next week, April 06, officials confirmed Thursday. Speaking at a press conference on Thursday in Kabul, Javid Faisal, the Chief Executive Office’s Deputy Spokesman said during the visit, Pakistani PM will have a meeting with Afghan government officials on …

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U.S. Urges Pakistan to ‘Do More’ Against Taliban

The United States Vice President Mike Pence has urged Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi that his country “must do more” against the Taliban and other militants. President Ashraf Ghani in a meeting with visiting Pakistani National Security Advisor Nasser Janjua has formally invited Pakistan’s PM to visit Kabul for …

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Pakistan Not Included in FATF’s Terrorist Financing Watchlist

Pakistan has not been added to the grey-list of global money-laundering watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF) after conclusion of the task force’s plenary session on Friday. The list called ‘jurisdictions with strategic deficiencies’, available on FATF’s website, includes the names of Ethiopia, Iraq, Serbia, Sri Lanka, Syria, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Vanuatu, …

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