Pakistani ambassador to Kabul Mansoor Ahmad Khan has said that the Taliban have promised to be taking military actions against TTP or other militant groups if talks between them and the Pakistani government fail.

As per the report of Express Tribune, the Afghan Taliban has pledged that these groups will not be given sanctuary on Afghanistan’s soil and that the terror groups will be eliminated.

It comes as the Afghan Taliban in particular head of the Haqqani Network Sarajudin Haqqani has mediated talks between Tahreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and the Pakistani government.

Two rounds of talks have also been conducted between the sides in Khost and Kabul, Express Tribune reported.

The Pakistan envoy has said that that there are some elements in TTP and other terrorist groups that will be reconciled with but added that military actions should be taken against others.

The Taliban officials have not commented on the issue yet.


  • Najibullah Lalzoy is a journalist and editor at Khaama Press. He has a BA degree in journalism.