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Jun 18, 2017
Pakistan opens third border crossing with Afghanistan, says it will facilitate tradePakistan has reopened another border with Afghanistan that was closed in February after a series of attacks from across the border killed over 100 people, the Foreign Ministry announced
May 05, 2017
Nine dead, 45 wounded after Afghan forces open fire on Pakistan border town of ChamanAfghan border forces today opened fire on Pakistani security personnel guarding a census team in the border town of Chaman in restive Baluchistan province, killing nine people and injuring 45 others, Pakistan army said.
Mar 20, 2017
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif orders reopening of border with Afghanistan amid tense tiesPakistan on Monday ordered the border with Afghanistan to be reopened "immediately", a month after it was closed amid soaring tensions as Islamabad and Kabul accused one another of providing safe haven for militants.
Mar 07, 2017
Pakistan temporarily reopens two border crossings with AfghanistanPakistan on Tuesday temporarily reopened two border crossings with Afghanistan which were closed in February after a spate of terror attacks in the country.
Jun 20, 2016
Afghan-Pak officials hold dialogue over Torkham border issueTop Pakistani officials on Monday held discussions with their Afghan counterparts on the recent Torkham border clashes .
Jun 18, 2016
Afghan delegation to visit Pakistan over Torkham border clashPakistan on Saturday said a top Afghan delegation will arrive on Monday to discuss the escalated tension at the Torkham border crossing that left a Pakistani army major and two Afghan border guards dead.
Jun 18, 2016
Torkham clashes: Afghan-Pakistan border reopens after five daysA major Afghan-Pakistan border crossing reopened on Saturday after it was closed for several days following deadly clashes between the two countries following the construction of a gate on the Pakistani side to control cross-border movement, officials said.
Jun 17, 2016
United States to not mediate between Afghanistan, PakistanThe US has asked Afghanistan and Pakistan to work together to deescalate tensions at the Torkham border crossing, ruling out any form of mediation.
Jun 16, 2016
Torkham clashes: Pakistan, Afghanistan in talks to ease border tensionsThe clashes in Torkham have led to deaths of officers of the security forces on both sides.
Jun 16, 2016
Exclusive: Torkham clashes are Pakistan's diversion strategy, says ex-Afghan intelligence chiefThe clashes in Torkham are a way for Pakistan to divert US attention away from the fact that it was harbouring Mansour, claims Amrullah Saleh.