The fencing of the Durand Line, which Afghanistan does not recognise as a formal border with Pakistan, will be completed within two weeks.
With foreign forces exiting Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iran have agreed on expanding cooperation on stabilising the war-devastated neighbour.
The Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Saturday warned that “if the Taliban want enmity than they will face a serious response.”
The Taliban said on Sunday it wants a “genuine Islamic system” in Afghanistan and that the group is committed to peace talks and believes in resolving issues through (mutual) understanding.
US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin told Congress on Thursday that an extremist group like Al Qaeda or ISIS could regenerate in Afghanistan and pose a threat to America within two years of the US troop withdrawal.
Qatar has not yet achieved tangible progress in Afghan peace talks in Doha, Reuters reported in Saturday.
Abdullah Abdullah, the head of the High Council for National Reconciliation (HCNR), on Wednesday said that the US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan paved the way for the Taliban to increase the level of violence.
Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and General Austin Scott Miller, the commander of NATO’s Resolute Support Mission in Afghanistan, discussed the bilateral relations and ongoing cooperation between the UAE and US in the defence field.
Afghanistan National Security Advisor, Hamdullah Mohib has left for a visit to Kazakhstan, the NSA office confirmed in a statement on Thursday morning.
US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on Wednesday to begin cybersecurity and arms control talks at a summit that highlighted their discord on those issues, human rights and Ukraine.