The administration on Friday said that the violent fights which occurred at the Chaman border a day sooner came after ‘unjustifiable fire’ by Afghan forces.
Afghan forces opened unwarranted fire on innocent civilians assembled towards Pakistan’s side of the international border.
Pakistan troops which were sent on the posts by the Friendship Gate were likewise at the same time drawn in by Afghan posts.
The Foreign Office explained that Pakistan’s security forces “reacted to save our local populace and acted in self-defense.
It is repeated that Pakistan forces didn’t start shooting first and reacted in self-protection just, said the FO statement.
It further expressed that the Pakistani side “directly operated both military and diplomatic channels” so as to reduce the circumstance and it was after wild attempts that the firing from the Afghan side stopped.
The announcement underlined that the Afghan borders were opened for walker movement and trade, upon the appeal of the Afghan authorities.
Pakistan is managing deliberate attempts to guarantee controlled development of trade between the two nations, which are being challenged by components restricted to such guideline.
It said that because of Eid ul Adha pedestrian move [sic] was likewise authorized.
The FO said, individuals assembled for this intention were intentionally targeted by Afghan forces for unclear reasons.
The FO said that even with the tragic occurrence, Pakistan repeats its loyal willingness to additionally upgrade good relations with Afghanistan in light of a peace and stability in the area.
“We desire our valuable attempts will be responded,” the statement finished up by saying.
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