Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 06:36
Afghan officials highlighted how important the project was in establishing the country's role as a viable transit nation and enhancing its growth prospects at a critical time, The Express Tribune noted.
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 08:00
The five-week training course was focused on planning and conducting border surveillance missions using topographical maps, satellite imagery and other relevant tools.
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 07:57
The session of the Kazakh-Afghan intergovernmental commission for trade and economic cooperation opened today in Kabul, Central Communication Service spokesman Altay Abibullayev told a briefing today.
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 07:55
Pakistani Water and Power Minister Khwaja Muhammad Asif said the project would play an important role in fostering better ties "between the Central Asian and South Asian countries."
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 07:49
At least nine tankers carrying fuel for NATO troops in Afghanistan were destroyed after an explosion in one of the vehicles triggered a huge fire in southwest Pakistan late Sunday, officials said.
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 06:11
And while the issue was of course discussed, it remains entirely unclear what the SCO could actually do in Afghanistan.
Friday, September 13, 2013 - 11:26
The SCO will help Afghanistan overcome terrorism and extremism problems, Afghan President Hamid Karzai said at an enlarged meeting of SCO heads of state in Bishkek on Friday, Kyrtag reported.
Friday, September 13, 2013 - 11:16
President Hamid Karzai and his Kyrgyz counterpart on Thursday agreed to increase trade ties through establishing roads and railway lines between the two countries.
Friday, September 13, 2013 - 11:14
The problem, experts say, is that the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) appears unable to rise to the challenge of becoming the region's go-to security watchdog.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 10:45
A lack of security relations between Afghanistan and Central Asian countries continues to hamper border security. Security relations with Central Asian states, including military-to military and police-to-police relations are underdeveloped at both at the upper and middle levels.