Oct 28, 2013, 6:17 PM
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Pakistan says in touch with Iran over border incidents

Islamabad, Oct 28, IRNA – Pakistan says it is in contact with to Iran following the recent incidents along the border.

The comments came days after bandits killed Iranian border guards at Iran-Pakistan border.



“We are in touch with Iranian authorities to ascertain facts,” the Foreign Ministry spokesman said in response to a question by IRNA.



The spokesman did not offer more comments.



Some 14 Iranian border guards were killed in heavy clashes with terrorists in the southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan on Friday night.



Iran has already protested to Pakistani government over negligence of terrorist movements on common borders.



Director General of the West Asia Department at Foreign Ministry gave a note to Pakistani charge d’affaires on Saturday to convey Iranian protest to the Pakistani government for negligence about the terrorist elements coming from Pakistani soil to Iran border.

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