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Pakistan blocks part of its us Afghan border

Pakistan has sealed a section of its western border with Afghanistan to stop militants fleeing a U.S.-led offensive on the Afghan side from sneaking into the country, the military said on Tuesday. U.S. and Afghan government troops launched an air and ground assault, code named Operation Mountain Lion, last week to clear militants from the eastern province of Kunar, bordering Pakistan. Military spokesman Major-General Shaukat Sultan said Pakistan had deployed troops in its tribal areas, opposite Afghanistan’s Kunar and neighboring Nangarhar provinces, to stop militants infiltrating into Pakistan. Full Story

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