Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in his Eid al-Adha message has reached out to neighbor Pakistan offering “comprehensive negotiations” to bring peace to their troubled relationship. “Peace with Pakistan is our national agenda,” said Ghani further urge insurgents to lay down their weapons.
Afghanistan do accuses Pakistan of harboring Taliban insurgents, while Islamabad says its enemies have found sanctuaries in Afghanistan.
Afg-Pak countries squabble relentlessly over the border called Durand lines that separates their two countries. The Durand Line, Afghanistan refuses to accept it as the international border. Periodic gunfights between the armies have broken out as Pakistan seeks to fence it.