Pakistan army completes 90% of fence along Afghan border

Members of International media attend a briefing during their visit to a hilltop post on the Pakistan Afghanistan border in Khyber district, Pakistan, Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021. Pakistan’s military said it completed 90 percent of the fencing along the border with Afghanistan, vowing the remaining one of the most difficult tasks of improving the border management will be completed this summer to prevent any cross-border militant attack from both sides. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

TORKHAM, Pakistan — Pakistan’s military said Tuesday it has completed 90% of a fence being constructed along the border with Afghanistan, vowing to complete the project this summer.