Border Control

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 08:42
Two Pakistani soldiers have been killed in the contested territory of Kashmir after India launched what it described as “surgical strikes” against “terrorists … waiting to infiltrate the nation”.
Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 08:07
India announced on Thursday that it had carried out early morning “surgical strikes” on Pakistani-controlled Kashmir, targeting bases and causing “significant casualties to terrorists” who it said were planning attacks on Indian territory.
Monday, October 19, 2015 - 07:11
Russia and its allies will have to step up their military activity in the border regions near Afghanistan to prevent militants fanning out from the conflict there to Central Asia and possibly to Syria, President Vladimir V. Putin and senior Russian officials said on Friday, Russian news agencies reported.
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 07:25
Russia, alarmed by increased activity by Islamist insurgents near its borders with Central Asia, may act to re-establish its control over Tajikistan's border with Afghanistan, a senior Russian defense official said on Thursday.
Friday, August 14, 2015 - 05:22
In a sign of how close the unrest in Afghanistan has crept to Tajikistan, two stray shells flew across the border during a recent bout of fighting, forcing Kabul to issue a blushing apology.
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 08:55

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met to discuss strengthening bilateral ties. President Barack Obama unveiled his plan to use his executive authority to protect millions of undocumented migrants residing in the United States from deportation. Former rebels turned soldiers began looting a police station while protesting in the Ivory Coast. And Deputy National Security Advisor Tony Blinken stated that the White House is considering providing lethal arms to Ukraine. Click the link below to read more of this week's top security assistance news.

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 07:32
Tajikistan has already received aid from Belarus and Armenia to bolster the border with Afghanistan. The statement was made by Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon at the session of the CIS Heads of State Council in Minsk on 10 October, BelTA has learned.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 08:10
The delegation headed by the Commander of the Border Police of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Afghanistan, Lieutenant-General Mohammad Shafiq Fazlini arrived in Azerbaijan to participate in the solemn ceremony dedicated to the 95th anniversary of the Border Troops of Azerbaijan on the invitation of the Chief of the State Border Service of Azerbaijan, Colonel-General Elchin Guliyev, says the report of the State Border Service (SBS) on Aug. 20.
Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 09:42
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan received a delegation from Afghanistan to discuss bilateral security issues.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 12:31
Recent slayings of Turkmen border guards could indicate the Taliban's intent to enter Central Asia.