Pakistan lodges strong protest with Afghanistan over Bajaur attack
It has been reiterated that Afghanistan should eliminate the terrorist sanctuaries.
Pakistan has strongly condemned the terrorist attack on a Bajaur Scouts vehicle at Ghakki Pass in Bajaur Agency on Saturday, launched from across the border in Afghanistan.
An officer and two soldiers embraced Shahadat in the attack, while two soldiers were critically injured.
A strong protest has been lodged with the Afghan side in Islamabad and Kabul.
It has been reiterated that Afghanistan should eliminate the terrorist sanctuaries and not allow its territory to be used against Pakistan.
A statement issued by Foreign Office says at a time when a monumental effort is underway through operation “Zarb-e-Azb” to eliminate all terrorists and their hideouts, Afghanistan’s cooperation remains essential for the success of our counter-terrorism endeavors.