What’s behind the most recent Afghanistan-Pakistan border stress? , Border Disputes
The 2 neighbors closed a serious crossing at Torkham of their most up-to-date border dispute.
Forces from Afghanistan and Pakistan have exchanged hearth on the Torkham border crossing.
The incident is the most recent in a collection of flare-ups between the 2 nations.
Afghanistan says it would shut the border on Sunday after Pakistani safety officers reportedly prevented Afghans from coming into for medical causes.
That occurred after Pakistan tightened safety at its border crossings.
1000’s of autos carrying vacationers and items are actually stranded on each side of the border, and merchants and companies are going through mounting losses.
How are individuals on each side being affected?
Presenter: Tom McRae
Faiz Zaland – Professor of political science at Kabul College
Orzala Nemat – Director of Improvement Analysis Group, a consultancy specializing in ladies and youth improvement in Central and South Asian nations
Muhammad Ayaz Wazir – Profession diplomat and Pakistan’s former ambassador to Afghanistan