Pakistan’s Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, Has Ordered The Immediate Reopening Of Border Crossings With Afghanistan

Empty fuel trucks crossing border into Pakistan in February 2010

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has ordered the immediate reopening of border crossings with Afghanistan, more than a month after they were closed. Pakistan sealed the Torkham and Chaman crossings on February 16, after a string of suicide attacks killed more than 130 people across the country, blaming the violence on Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan and other armed…