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Pakistan Army officer embraces martyrdom in fight against COVID-19

05 May, 2020 9:06 am 9:06 am

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Pakistan Army officer Major Muhammad Asghar laid his life in the line of duty at the Torkham border in fight against COVID-19 on Sunday. According to the tweet of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General (DG) Major General Babar Iftikhar, Major Muhammad Asghar contacted the virus while performing the duty of … Read More

Pak-Afghan, Torkham border, opened, three days, today

Pak-Afghan Torkham border reopened for three days

04 April, 2020 11:00 am 11:00 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The authorities reopened the Pak-Afghan border for three days at Torkham and Chaman on Monday. The borders are being opened for the Afghan citizens from April 6 to 9. However, no one will be allowed to enter Pakistan from Afghanistan. At the special request of the Afghanistan government and based on … Read More

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Two mortar shells fired in Pakistani area from Afghanistan, confirms FO

01 January, 2020 2:31 pm 2:31 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Two mortar shells were fired in Pakistani area from Afghanistan near Torkham border on Wednesday, confirmed by the Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson. In a statement, the FO spokesperson said that no casualty was reported during the incident. The spokesperson also said the Torkham gate has been closed for security purposes and … Read More

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PM informs Afghan president about benefit of 24/7 opening of Torkham border

09 September, 2019 11:20 pm 11:20 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan phoned Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and condemned the blast near his election rally. He also inquired after the health of the Afghan president. The prime minister apprised the Afghan president of opening the Torkham border for 24 hours. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani once again invited PM Imran … Read More

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PM to inaugurate 24/7 Torkham border crossing today

09 September, 2019 12:18 pm 12:18 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan will formally inaugurate the opening of Pak-Afghan Torkham border crossing point for twenty-four hours today (on Wednesday). The prime minister will inaugurate to keep open Pak-Afghan border at Torkham round-the-clock, during the launching ceremony which is scheduled to be held today. Prime Minister Imran Khan is … Read More

Security concerns: Pak-Afghan border remains sealed for second day

02 February, 2017 11:42 am 11:42 am

PESHAWAR (92 News) – The Pak-Afghan border remains closed on second day in the aftermath of the deadly suicide attack Sehwan Sharif. Torkham border has been closed for the transport of vehicles as well as pedestrians. The Frontier Corps has increased patrolling at routes going to Afghanistan in Chaman. Meanwhile, NATO supply, transit trade and … Read More