Pakistan Afghanistan border

'Border fencing row with Afghanistan has been resolved', says Pakistani official

The official said that Taliban Defence Minister Mullah Yaqoob visited the area on Wednesday and defused the situation.

published on : 25th December 2021

Pakistan closes Chaman Border with Afghanistan over security concerns

Pedestrian traffic through Pakistan's south-western Chaman border crossing has swiftly increased after the Taliban's hostile takeover of Afghanistan over the last few weeks.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Pakistan security forces clash with Afghans at Chaman border shut by Taliban

The Taliban want the Pakistani authorities to allow those Afghans to cross the border who have an Afghan ID card or a Pakistani-issued refugee registration card.

published on : 13th August 2021

Pakistan army completes 90 per cent of fence along Afghan border

Pakistan started the fence along the 2,611-kilometer border with Afghanistan — known as the Durand Line — in 2017 when militants repeatedly launched cross-border attacks on Pakistani posts.

published on : 5th August 2021

Pakistan, Afghanistan for joint action plan to improve border security

officials discussed issues relating to "cross-border firing and attacks, counter-terrorism and coordinated actions on their respective sides along the border" and exchange of prisoners, the army said.

published on : 15th September 2017