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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.
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 15, 2016
US closely watching Afghan-Pakistan tensions at Torkham borderUS State Department officials said the US is watching very closely the growing tensions between Afghan and Pakistani forces at Torkham border.
Jun 14, 2016
Pakistan and Afghanistan increase troops at Khyber Pass after border clashA Pakistani army officer died on Tuesday after being shot by Afghan forces in a border clash, Pakistan's military said, a development likely to ratchet up tension between the neighbours who sources said, were beefing up troop numbers on either side.