Pakistan

RAWALPINDI (Web Desk) – General John Nicholson, Commander Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan called on Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Saturday.

During the meeting, regional security issues and matters of mutual interest including border management along the Pak-Afghan border were discussed.

Earlier, on Friday morning the Pak-Afghan border at Torkham reopened for all kinds of traffic after successful negotiations between authorities of the two countries.

Traffic had been suspended for six days after an exchange of fire between Pakistani and Afghan troops over the construction of a gate inside Pakistani territory.

Several security personnel and civilians were also injured in the firing.