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Friday, October 10, 2008

"Govt has evidence of militants’ infiltration from Afghanistan: Ghani," Daily Times, October 10, 2008.

[This is a point made from time to time in the Pakistani press, but never taken into account when the West is berating Pakistan for not carrying its weight in the fight against terror. -jlt]

LAHORE: The government has evidence of militants’ infiltration from Afghanistan into Bajaur Agency, NWFP Governor Owais Ghani said on Thursday. Talking to Express News, Ghani said the militants crossing into Bajaur also included foreign terrorists, adding that peace in Afghanistan was a prerequisite to the establishment of peace in the region. He stressed the need for dialogue instead of using force for the resolution of the problems.Recommend this Post

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