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The Financial Action Task Force (FATF)'s working group and plenary meeting started last Monday, February 21 in Paris, the capital of France. It will continue till March 4. The fate of Pakistan, which has already been on the 'gray list' of the FATF for the last four years, is now particularly dependent on this meeting.
Islamabad, September 18: At least seven Pakistani soldiers were killed during an exchange of fire with terrorists in Pakistan's South Waziristan tribal district on Wednesday, media reports said on Thursday.
Islamabad/Kabul, August 9: As the US military begins withdrawing from Afghanistan after more than two decades, Pakistan is playing a dangerous game in the war-torn country and seeking to create extremist jihadist movements there and in adjoining areas.
Kabul, August 6: The Taliban terrorists have captured Zaranj, the capital of Afghanistan's southwestern province of Nimruz, local Hasht e Subh news outlet reported on Friday, citing residents.
Kabul, August 5: After Herat, citizens across Afghan provinces have begun to chant the slogan of “Allahu Akbar” in anti-Taliban rallies.
Kabul, July 28: Social media is abuzz over the death of Afghan comedian Nazar Mohammad, who was killed by suspected Taliban forces in the war-hit nation recently.
Kabul, July 27: The Taliban leaders were recently caught on camera beheading an Afghanistan security force member, an episode showcasing the brutality of the group now trying to recapture the war-ravaged country once again.
Islamabad / Paris, July 6: The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), an international body monitoring terrorist financing, has put Pakistan on the gray list again. The Paris-based group recently reported that Pakistan was on the gray list for failing to take action against notorious terrorists such as Hafiz Saeed and Masood Azhar, who were declared militants by the UN. This was stated by FATF President Marcus Pleyer at a virtual meeting.
Washington/Kabul, June 30: A top US Army general has predicted the collapse of the Afghanistan government and the start of a civil war after the withdrawal of American military from the South Asian country.
Islamabad-Kabul, June 29: Afghanistan has denied that Tahreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), an anti-Pakistan militant group, operates from Afghan soil, a day after Pakistan’s Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid urged the Afghan Taliban to restrain TTP - also known as the Pakistan Taliban - from using sanctuaries inside Afghanistan.
Kabul, June 26: The Afghanistan government has said it might arm and support civilians who are willing to fight against the Taliban, media reports said.
Lahore, June 23: A major blast occurred near "global terrorist" Hafiz Saeed's residence here in Pakistan.
Kabul, February 24: Unknown gunmen have killed surgeon Dr. Khalil-ur-Rahman Narmgo in Afghanistan, media reports said on Wednesday.
Kabul: Suspected terrorists killed a religious scholar inside his home in southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan on Sunday, media reports said.
Prominent people demand the declaration of Pakistan as a terrorist state, Jaamat as a terrorist organisation
Dhaka, December 30: An international webinar marking the 12th anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks has called for Pakistan to be declared a terrorist state and Jaamat-e-Islami a terrorist organisation.