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‘Troika Plus’ to discuss Afghan crisis on Aug 11

ISLAMABAD: Senior officials from Pakistan, the United States, Russia and China will meet in Doha on August 11 as part of efforts to prevent Afghanistan from slipping into another civil war. The meeting of the so-called “extended Troika” comes against the backdrop of the Afghan Taliban making rapid inroads in …

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No plan to downgrade ties with Kabul: FO

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday said it had no plans to downgrade diplomatic ties with Afghanistan, insisting negative comments by some elements in the neighbouring country cannot be allowed to impact the “important relationship.” The statement by Foreign Office Spokesperson Zahid Hafiz Chaudhri at a weekly news briefing here came against …

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Pakistan hails Iran’s efforts for Afghan peace

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Friday welcomed Iran’s engagement with the Taliban and the Afghan authorities delegation to type out a peaceable resolution for the conflict-hit nation after the pullout of American troops. “Pakistan welcomes Iran’s engagement with Afghan events to attain a negotiated political settlement,” International Workplace spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri …

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