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Islamabad urges Kabul to end unprovoked firing

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry called in the Afghan Ambassador Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal at Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad on Wednesday.

He lodged Pakistan’s strong protest over the martyrdom of Pak Army Officer Major Ali Jawad due to firing of Afghan security forces at Torkham border.

The Afghan government was urged to take immediate steps to end this unprovoked firing, Pakistan Foreign Office said in a statement. –/APP