It’s not our policy to harbour militants that threaten Pakistan: Afghan envoy

Courtesy Dawn News PESHAWAR: Afghan envoy Dr Omar Zakhilwal said it’s neither in Afghanistan’s national interest nor their government’s policy to harbour militants that threaten Pakistan. Talking to media at the Afghan consulate in Peshawar on Thursday, Ambassador to Pakistan Dr Omar Zakhilwal that if the outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Mullah Fazlullah is reportedly…

Pakistan pledges to work for easing tension in South Asia

Courtesy Dawn News WASHINGTON: Pakistan remains committed to lessening the risk of an armed conflict in South Asia, says a joint statement issued after the US-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue. The document also underlines Washington’s recognition of Kashmir as a dispute that needs to be resolved peacefully. “Pakistan affirmed that it remains committed to pursuing measures aimed…

Osama wanted money left by him to be used for ‘jihad’, papers show

Courtesy Dawn News NEW YORK: Documents seized by US special forces personnel during the 2011 raid on Osama bin Laden’s hideout in Pakistan have revealed that Al Qaeda leaders were increasingly worried about spies in their group, drones patrolling the skies and secret devices tracking their movements, according to translations released by intelligence agencies to…