The Daily Digestible News- September 20, 2017
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Meets with Mike Pence
The meeting was held on the sidelines of the 72nd UNGA session in New York. Both agreed to work together to continue the bilateral relationship of the countries and discussed matters relating to peace and stability in Afghanistan and the region.
President of Afghanistan adresses the UN
Ashraf Ghani said that Trump’s new policy for Afghanistan(announced last month) sends a clear signal to the Taliban Guerrillas that they can not win and must negotiate peace.
Hearings for Mashal’s case start
An Anti-Terrorism Court held its proceedings inside the Haripur jail’s premises with strict security measures in place. 18 witnesses were presented before the court. For now, the court has adjourned till 27 September.
Khalid Latif slapped with a 5 yr ban
Batsman Khalid latif awarded a 5 yr ban and RS. 1 Million fine in PSL spot-fixing case. The 31 yr old is supposedly one of the main culprit in the case by the Board’s anticorruption department.