Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Director General Babar Iftikhar claimed that Pakistan Army deployed regular forces at all frontier transitions with Afghanistan and all illicit crossing sites were sealed. The military has been deployed regularly.
Pakistan built a border fence along its porous Afghanistan border. At least 88 per cent of the project, which began a few years ago. The aim is to stop terrorist elements from infiltrating in Afghanistan.
Dr. Moeed Yusuf, National Security Adviser (NSA) of the Senate, informed Pakistan earlier on 14 July of all efforts towards a peaceful resolution of the afghan conflict. In addition, he stated that Pakistan will make all possible efforts.
The Taliban have been rapidly invading, overrunning important areas with minimal opposition from Afghan authorities since the US and NATO have began withdrawing their personnel from Afghanistan.