With the Afghan Taliban in Islamabad, Is Pakistan Finally Getting What It Has Always Wanted?

In this handout photograph taken and released by the Pakistan Foreign Ministry on October 3, 2019, Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi (centre R) receives members of the Taliban delegation at the Pakistan Foreign Ministry in Islamabad. (AFP)
Updated 09 October 2019

With the Afghan Taliban in Islamabad, Is Pakistan Finally Getting What It Has Always Wanted?

October 08: Last week, an Afghan Taliban delegation led by a senior leader arrived in Islamabad. The delegation in its meeting with Pakistan’s foreign minister agreed to resume stalled peace talks with the United States.

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University vice-chancellor stands aside over blackmail claims in Pakistan

Updated 23 October 2019

University vice-chancellor stands aside over blackmail claims in Pakistan

October 22: Javed Iqbal denies involvement in a scandal over alleged use of CCTV footage to extort money from students in Balochistan.

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