Pakistan closely monitoring situation after US exit from Afghanistan: Interior Minister

Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed says Pakistan is closely monitoring the situation after US exit from Afghanistan and would not allow the use of its territory against anyone.

Addressing the participants of Security Workshop in Islamabad on Thursday, he said policy of Pakistan is very much clear that Afghan people should decide about their future themselves.

The Interior Minister said stability and sovereign government in Afghanistan is in the interest of Pakistan and it does not want anarchy or civil war there.

Responding to a question, the Minister said that 85 percent fencing work at Pak-Afghan border has been completed.

He said the Interior Ministry is responsible for administrative affairs at Pak-Afghan border and Chaman as well as Torkham borders which are being equipped on modern lines.

Source: Radio Pakistan