ISLAMABAD -- Days before the Indian government decided revoke the special status of Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Islamabad and New Delhi were in an advanced stage of backchannel
talks to arrange a meeting between Prime Minister Imran Khan and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in New York next month.
On her visit to the court on Thursday, she said 'backchannel
negotiations' on her father's predicament, Maryam Nawaz confirmed reports about her meeting with some 'quarters', but clarified that those she had met were not from the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf.
Duterte said the fate of the peace negotiations, which collapsed last year following a series of rebel offensives against government troops, would depend on backchannel
Earlier this week, Washington announced plans to hold a major conference in Manama, where US officials are expected to unveil the economic aspects of the "Deal of the Century", a backchannel
US Israel-Palestine peace plan.
The likely appointment of NSA is meant for reviving the backchannel
diplomacy with India to sort out some of the pressing issues between the two nuclear-armed neighbours, according to official sources privy to the development.
It is surprising that no backchannel
diplomacy is used to show flexibility on this matter that is causing huge losses to both Indian and Pakistani flag carriers as well as foreign airlines,' an official said.
'Sa aming kuwentuhan on peace talk napag-usapan ang back-channel kaya sabi ni PRD (President Rodrigo Duterte) ay sige magbackchannel ka (In our conversation on peace talk, we talked about the backchannel
. So PRD told me to backchannel
),' Andal said.
Pero siyempre before doing that, kailangan muna mag-groundwork sa mga lider na nandito sa Pilipinas [I've been ordered to hold backchannel
talks with leaders of the CPP (Communist Party of the Philip-pines), Joma who is the leader.
On top of that, the government has also started backchannel
discussions with Qatar for some relief in terms of reduction in LNG prices or a relaxed payment schedule, but that is now at an early stage.
Sensing victory, the Congress promptly opened backchannel
talks with the BSP, SP and Independents, who were leading at the time of counting.
The police were in contact with the suspects through backchannel
negotiations which resulted in arrest of the accused.
In fact, I clearly remember telling him, as well as the other senators then, of the gist of my mission as backchannel