- publish: 5 April 2018
- time: 6:14 pm
- category: Politics
- No: 6109
Afghanistan warns Pakistan about Kunar airstrike
The Afghan government warned Islamabad about the Pakistani military’s airstrike in Kunar province and said that the continuation of such provocative acts would seriously harm the relations of the countries.
The Foreign Ministry of Afghanistan in a statement called the airstrike a serious violation of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Afghanistan. Khaama press reported.
The statement further added that the Islamic Republic Afghanistan warns that the continuation of such steps, which are against the international principles and principles of good neighbors, will have dire consequences on bilateral relations of the two countries.
The local officials in eastern Kunar province confirmed earlier today that the Pakistani planes have conducted an airstrike along the Durand Line in Dangam district of Kunar.
Deputy provincial governor Gul Mohammad Bidar confirmed the airstrike and said a high peak was targeted in the airstrike but no one was hurt in the raid.
Bidar further added that the latest violation by the Pakistani air forces has taken place amid ongoing artillery shelling.
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