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Pakistan, Afghanistan in angry tangle over border fence to keep out militants

ANGOOR ADDA, Pakistan (Reuters) – Pakistan is betting that a pair of nine-foot chain-link fences topped with barbed wire will stop incursions by Islamist militants from Afghanistan, which opposes Islamabad’s plans for a barrier along the disputed frontier. 633 more words

Pakistan Army: Bombing Kills 2 Troops in Tribal Region Near Afghanistan Border -- Area of safe havens for the Afghan Taliban President Trump wants shut down

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

AUG. 28, 2017, 2:06 A.M. E.D.T.

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s army says a bomb has killed two soldiers during a search operation in the South Waziristan tribal region near the border with Afghanistan. 105 more words