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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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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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US Treasury Depart. Sanctions Three ‘Terrorist Facilitators’ Based in Pakistan

The United States Treasury Department on Thursday announced that three “terrorist facilitators” based in Pakistan have been added to the U.S. government’s list of specially designated global terrorists. “We are targeting operatives who have provided logistical support, improvised explosive devices, and other technological assistance to [al Qaeda], Lashkar-e Tayyiba, the …

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Pakistan’s Loyalty Questioned Again after Shelling on Kunar Province

As Kabul and Islamabad discuss launching of joint operations against the insurgents hidden across the Durand line, Pakistan shells artillery rockets over eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan. A spokesman for the Afghan Chief Executive said on Monday that Pakistan will never be loyal to Afghanistan. “Before the arrival of Pakistani …

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Ghani Labeled Pakistan ‘Center of Taliban’

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has called Pakistan the “center of the Taliban” and urged Islamabad to take serious measures and practical actions against the terrorist groups. Ghani in an address to the nation on Friday said his country has provided Pakistani authorities with a complete list of insurgents. “We are …

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Protest Erupts In Kabul Against Pakistan, Taliban

Following the series of terrorist attacks across Afghanistan, dozens of Kabul residents on Thursday protested against Pakistan and the Taliban. The protestors who staged a peaceful rally in Kabul, blamed Pakistan of being involved in recent deadly attacks in Afghan capital which left hundreds of people dead and wounded. “Pakistan …

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