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ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Wednesday summoned Afghan Deputy Head of Mission (DHM) and registered concern over terrorist attacks on Pakistan by militant outfit, Jumaat-ul-Ahrar from sanctuaries in Afghanistan.

According to a statement issued by the ministry of foreign affairs, Afghan Deputy Head of Mission, Syed Abdul Nasir Yousafi was called-in to the Foreign
Office by Additional Secretary (UN&EC).

He was conveyed grave concern of Pakistan about the continuing terrorist attacks on Pakistani soil by the terrorist outfit, Jumaat-ul-Ahrar (JuA) from its sanctuaries inside Afghanistan.

Attention of the DHM was also drawn to the earlier actionable intelligence shared by Pakistani authorities with the Afghan side.

Foreign Office urged Afghanistan to take urgent measures to eliminate the terrorists and their sanctuaries, financiers and handlers operating from its territory.

An Aide-Memoire containing details of the terrorist attacks and supporting information was also shared with the Afghan Deputy Head of Mission.