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Torkham border crossing reopens after 9-day closure

The Nangarhar Information and Culture Directorate reported that the Torkham border crossing was reopened for all types of traffic on Friday morning. A series of talks between Pakistan and Afghan officials led to the reopening of the border crossing. The crossing had been closed for nine days following clashes between Taliban forces and Pakistani soldiers. This event took place on 09/15/2023 at the following location: Torkham, Afghanistan.

Incident Type: Political Conflict

Event Type: Statement

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: Khaama Press