Stop terrorists from ‘escaping’, Pakistan tells Afghanistan


WASHINGTON: Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director-General Major General Asim Bajwa on Sunday urged Afghan authorities to implement ‘strict surveillance’ along the Pak-Afghan border to prevent terrorists from ‘escaping’, Radio Pakistan reported.

“We had preempted that terrorists could flee to Afghanistan to avoid operation Zarb-i-Azb,” he said, stressing that Pakistan has always extended full support for peace in Afghanistan, and will continue to do so ‘with utmost sincerity’.