Pak-Afghan officials meeting to discuss border issues

Talks between Pakistan and Afghanistan on the issue of border management are in progress in Islamabad.

Pakistan side is being led by Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhary while the Afghan side is headed by its Deputy Foreign Minister Hekmat Khalil Karzai.

The two sides are discussing ways and means to check illegal cross border movement as well as the recent tension at Torkham border.

At the outset of talks, Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry condemned the suicide attack in Kabul this morning.

The visit is taking place at the invitation of Advisor to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz.  -Radio Pakistan