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  • April 19, 2022

Senator Muhammad Talha Mahmood assumed the charge of the office of Federal Minister, Ministry of States and Frontier Regions.

Senator Muhammad Talha Mahmood assumed the charge of the office of Federal Minister, Ministry of States and Frontier Regions on 19th April, 2022.

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  • January 31, 2022

UN chief appreciates Pakistan, Iran’s generosity towards Afghans

UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan and Iran have shown unforgettable generosity in hosting millions of Afghans, says UN Secretary General António Guterres while reminding the rest of the world to come forward and help Afghanistan.

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  • January 05, 2022

UN praises Pakistan for carrying out registration of 1.4m Afghan refugees

UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan has successfully completed its first ever smartcard registration of Afghan refugees, a UN agency reported on Tuesday.

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  • December 17, 2021

Ministry of States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) participated in UNHCR's High Level Officials meeting.

Ministry of States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) participated in UNHCR's High Level Officials meeting. In his statement on the occasion Mr. Pervaiz Ahmed Junejo, Secretary urged for durable solutions of the issue of Afghan refugees

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  • December 17, 2021

European Union Ambassador to Pakistan

European Union Ambassador to Pakistan and a delegation of the Core Group of Support Platform for Sustainable Solutions for Afghan refugees, including Ambassadors and representatives of Qatar, Germany, Belgium, USA, UK, Republic of Korea, Switzerland and Denmark

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  • November 23, 2021

Federal Minister for Ministry of States and Frontier Regions Sahibzada Muhammad Mehboob Sultan met with Canadian Assistant Deputy Minister for Global Issues and Development, Mr. Peter MacDougall.

Federal Minister for Ministry of States and Frontier Regions Sahibzada Muhammad Mehboob Sultan met with Canadian Assistant Deputy Minister for Global Issues and Development, Mr. Peter MacDougall accompanied by Canadian High Commissioner Ms. Wendy Gilmour, UNHCR Representative in Pakistan Noriko Yoshida and the delegates

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  • October 22, 2021

Ambassador and Director for International Affairs of Switzerland, Mr. Vincenzo Mascioli during a meeting with Secretary of States and Frontier Regions discussed matters relating to Afghan refugees in Pakistan.

Ambassador and Director for International Affairs of Switzerland, Mr. Vincenzo Mascioli during a meeting with Secretary of States and Frontier Regions discussed matters relating to Afghan refugees in Pakistan.

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  • October 08, 2021

US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman expressed appreciation for Pakistan's efforts to provide humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan.

US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman expressed appreciation for Pakistan's efforts to provide humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan, saying that it should be "very proud of 42 years of helping Afghan refugees" and the US, as well as the world, was grateful for that.

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  • September 16, 2021

Visit of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

The UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr. Filippo Grandi visited Ministry of States and Frontier Regions on 16th September, 2021 with the UNHCR team.

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  • September 09, 2021

Meeting of the Core Group of the Support Platform for SSAR

The Core Group of the Support Platform for Sustainable Solutions for Afghan Refugees (SSAR), led by the Ambassador of European Union to Pakistan, Ms. Androulla Kaminara and including ambassadors and representatives of Switzerland, Canada, USA, UNHCR, Denmark and Germany had a meeting with the Federal Minister, Sahibzada Mehboob Sultan, Secretary, Pervaiz Ahmed Junejo and other Government officials on 9th September, 2021 in the Ministry of States and Frontier Region.

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  • September 07, 2021

Afghan refugees delegation calls on the Federal Minister for States and Frontier Regions

A delegation of Afghan refugees led by the Chairman Afghan Refugees Central Committee called on the Federal Minister for States and Frontier Regions, Sahibzada Muhammad Mehboob Sultan on 7th September, 2021. During the meeting, the delegations appreciated the hospitality and services provided by the Government of Pakistan for Afghan refugees for more than 41 years and urged for upgradation of services relating to electricity and water.

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