Cross-border terrorism greatest threat to regional peace, stability: CENTCOM chief – Pakistan Today

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Cross-border terrorism is the greatest threat to regional peace and stability and also leads to escalating tensions between Pakistan and India, said United States Central Command (CENTCOM) Commander General Joseph Votel on Friday.

In a briefing to the US Senate Armed Services Committee on Friday, the CENTCOM chief said that cross-border terrorism from militants based in Afghanistan is harmful to Afghan stability and is a threat to peace been Pakistan and India.

He also said that violent extremist organizations (VEOs) were behind instability and tensions along …. Read More on Pakistan Today