Published Feb 19, 2024 at 1:02 AM IST

Pakistan heading for another split? Taliban issues 1971 threat

As tensions flared up between Taliban-ruled Afghanistan and Pakistan, Taliban warned Pakistan of fate like 1971. A video being shared widely on social media shows Afghanistan's deputy foreign minister Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanekzai threatening to "partition" Pakistan like in 1971, when Bangladesh was liberated. This comes just months after Pakistan began deporting Afghan refugees from the co