” Pakistani & Taliban `Peace Talks’ breakdown due to `Militants’ executing `Twenty Three’ Paramilitary Soldiers”

#AceWorldNews says that `Peace Talks’ between the Pakistani government and Taliban insurgents broke down on Monday after militants executed 23 paramilitary soldiers, Reuters reported.

The Taliban’s arm operating in the tribal Mohmand agency said the Pakistani soldiers had been executed in revenge for the killing of their fighters by army forces.

It was not immediately clear if the Mohmand Taliban actions had been endorsed by the movement’s central command. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that “such incidents are affecting the peace talks negatively,” adding that Pakistan “cannot afford such bloodshed.”

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