Fresh clash reported among Afghan and Pakistani forces in Torkham


TORKHAM: Fresh clashes have reportedly among the Afghan and Pakistani forces in Torkham, hours after a heavy clash broke out between the two sides.

According to reports, the clash resumed around 4 pm local time but there are no other information available regarding the incident.

The clash between the two sides erupted late on Sunday night after the Afghan forces prevented the Pakistani troops to work on military establishment along the zero line.

An Afghan border policeman lost his life during the clash and at least six others were wounded but there is still no exact information available regarding the Pakistani forces casualties.

The latest skirmish between the two sides erupted hours after a ceasefire was agreed and the Afghan Ambassador started diplomatic efforts to reduce the tensions. -KP


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