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Apr 19, 2018
Afghanistan returns bodies of five Pakistan paramilitary soldiers killed in border clashPakistan on Thursday said Afghan authorities have returned the bodies of five of its paramilitary soldiers who were killed in a border clash this week.
Feb 09, 2018
Tehreek-e-Taliban deputy chief dies in US drone strike in Pakistan, third TTP leader killed by US in six monthsA key Pakistan Taliban commander has been killed in a US drone strike close to the Afghan border in Pakistan's North Waziristan Agency, a media report said
Jan 25, 2018
US denies attacking Afghan refugee camp in Pakistan after Islamabad condemns 'unilateral' drone strikePakistan's claim that the US hit an Afghan refugee camp in a drone strike is "false", a US spokesman said Thursday
Dec 26, 2017
Suspected US drone strike along Pakistan-Afghanistan border kills Haqqani Network commander, associateA suspected US drone attack along the Pakistani-Afghan border killed an Islamist militant commander from the Taliban-allied Haqqani Network
Oct 27, 2017
Pakistan govt revives Rs 100 billion project to shift its Army headquarters to IslamabadThe plan to relocate the Pakistan Army GHQ had been under study since 1970. However, it was shelved around October 2008 to 2009 due to financial constraints
Jul 10, 2017
Pakistan IED blast: Explosion kills two security personnel, no group claims responsibilityAn Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast near a security check post today killed two security personnel in restive northwest Pakistan near the Afghan border
Jul 01, 2017
IED blast in Pakistan: Four civilians, including two security personnel killedAn Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast near a security check post today killed four persons, including two security personnel, in restive northwest Pakistan
May 27, 2017
Pakistan opens key border crossing with Afghanistan ahead of Ramadan 'on humanitarian grounds'Pakistan announced it was reopening its border with Afghanistan, weeks after bloody clashes broke out between the two countries' militaries
May 08, 2017
Afghanistan envoy Omar Zakhilwal says Pakistani forces killed 2 soldiers, not 50Afghanistan's envoy to Pakistan Omar Zakhilwal on Monday rubbished claims that Pakistani security forces killed 50 Afghan soldiers in retaliation to allegedly unprovoked firing in Balochistan's Chaman area, saying that only two Afghan soldiers were killed and seven others injured.
May 07, 2017
50 Afghan security personnel killed in cross-border firing, says Pakistani officialFifty Afghan security personnel were killed and 100 others injured as Pakistani forces retaliated to unprovoked firing in Balochistan's Chaman area last week, a top official claimed here on Sunday.