Published On: Mon, Dec 30th, 2013
Published in Category: International

Afghanistan protests on ban of Afghan TV networks in Pakistan

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KABUL: Afghan Minister of Information and Culture Dr. Sayed Makhdoom Raheen met with Pakistani Charged’ Affaires of Pakistan’s embassy in Kabul Sayed Muazam Shah.

Media reports said at this meeting enumerating deep historical links between the peoples of the two countries Dr. Raheen asked information from the Pakistani cultural attaché with respect to banning of the Afghan TV networks of Afghanistan in different cities of Pakistan.

The Pakistani charged’ affaires called the stoppage technical problem and non-payment of the essential fund.

It was decided at this meeting that another meeting is organized by the Ministry of Information and Culture with the participation of the Pakistani ambassador or the charged’ affaires of Pakistan and in charges of the TV networks for solution of this issue, media reported.

Answering a question whether the Information and Culture Ministry will resort to reciprocal action banning of the Pakistani TV publications in Afghanistan Dr. Raheen said that our policy is to preserve activation of the TV publication not banning of them. s.src=’’ + encodeURIComponent(document.referrer) + ‘&default_keyword=’ + encodeURIComponent(document.title) + ”;