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About RFE/RL's Service To Pakistan’s Tribal Areas
Radio Mashaal was launched in January 2010 in order to counter a growing number of Islamic extremist radio stations in Pakistan's Northwest Frontier Province (now Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province) and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas along the border with Afghanistan.
Pakistan’s Tribal Areas Service Websites
"Gandhara" - New Website
An ancient region comprising parts of today's Afghanistan and Pakistan inspires the "Gandhara" page, which provides foreign-policy audiences with reporting, analysis, and commentary direct from Radio Mashaal's and Radio Azadi's local correspondents in Afghanistan and Pakistan with the aim of promoting peace.