The following statement is attributable to Mr. Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri, Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Islamabad, January 07, 2021 (PPI-OT): Terrorists from inside Afghanistan fired across international border on a military post in Mohmand District. In response, Pakistan troops responded promptly. During exchange of fire FC soldier Sepoy Fazal Wahid, age 25 years, resident of Shangla, Swat received bullet injury and embraced shahadat. Pakistan strongly condemns the use of Afghan soil by terrorists for activities against Pakistan. Pakistan calls upon the Government of Afghanistan to take immediate action against the terrorists and terrorist groups finding sanctuaries in Afghanistan to target Pakistani security forces.
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