Afghanistan accuses Pakistan for supporting Taliban
August 4, 2014
The government of Afghanistan accused Pakistan for supporting the Taliban militants by increasing the presence of its military personnel and advisers among the terrorist groups in Afghanistan.
The issue was discussed during the National Security Council (NSC) meeting chaired by President Hamid Karzai. The NSC warned that the government and people of Afghanistan will not remain silent regarding such obvious violations.
The NSC also accused Pakistan for plotting a major attack by Taliban militants in Hesarak district of eastern Nangarhar province. According to the NSC, around one thousand Taliban militants launched coordinated attacks on security check posts in Hesarak which was retaliated by Afghan security forces.