Pakistan shuts down the Torkham border crossing with Afghanistan for an indefinite period of time amidst new wave of terrorism: Official
Torkham is one of the major International border crossings between Pakistan and Afghanistan, located on the Torkham international border.
earlier COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa said ”Each drop of nation’s blood shall be revenged, and revenged immediately. no more restraint anymore”
“The border has been sealed till further orders,” said a spokesperson for Frontier Corps. “Every type of movement has been restricted,” he added.
Pakistan says militants launch attacks from the Afghan side of the border.
The Foreign Office said it had summoned Syed Abdul Nasir Yousafi, deputy head of mission at Afghanistan’s embassy in Islamabad, on Wednesday to voice concern about Jamaat-ur-Ahrar “sanctuaries” in Afghanistan.