China Asks Taliban to Meet Expectations of International Community' for Recognition

China Asks Taliban to Meet Expectations of International Community’ for Recognition

China has asked the Taliban’s interim administration in Afghanistan to meet the expectation of the international community in response to the Islamist group’s appeal to Beijing to help it get the global recognition. “We hope the Afghan side will respond further to the expectation of the international community, establish an open and inclusive political architecture, […]

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Pakistan NSA to Visit Kabul Tomorrow, to Meet Taliban Over Humanitarian Crisis, Border Fencing

Pakistan NSA to Visit Kabul Tomorrow, to Meet Taliban Over Humanitarian Crisis, Border Fencing

Concerns over Afghanistan’s humanitarian crisis have been discussed in the United Nations to avert a humanitarian crisis. (Image: REUTERS/Jorge Silva/File) During his visit from January 18 to 19, the NSA will discuss ways to channel humanitarian aid to Afghanistan in line with the requirements of UN other and international sanctions. PTI Islamabad Last Updated:January 17, […]

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Baby Lost in Chaos of Afghanistan Airlift Found, Returned to Family After Long Ordeal

Baby Lost in Chaos of Afghanistan Airlift Found, Returned to Family After Long Ordeal

An infant boy handed in desperation to a soldier across an airport wall in the chaos of the American evacuation of Afghanistan has been found and was reunited with his relatives in Kabul on Saturday. The baby, Sohail Ahmadi, was just two months old when he went missing on Aug. 19 as thousands of people […]

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‘Must Wear Hijab’: Taliban Religious Police Issue Posters Ordering Women to Cover Up

‘Must Wear Hijab’: Taliban Religious Police Issue Posters Ordering Women to Cover Up

The Taliban’s religious police have put up posters around the capital Kabul ordering Afghan women to cover up, an official said Friday, the latest in a string of creeping restrictions. The poster, which includes an image of the face-covering burqa, was slapped on cafes and shops this week by the Ministry for the Promotion of […]

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Ex-Afghan President Ashraf Ghani Says Decision to Flee Kabul Made in 'Minutes'

Ex-Afghan President Ashraf Ghani Says Decision to Flee Kabul Made in ‘Minutes’

Former Afghan president Ashraf Ghani on Thursday described fleeing the Taliban’s victory march on Kabul, saying the decision had been taken in “minutes” and that he did not know he was leaving the country until he was taking off. Ghani told BBC’s Radio 4 “Today” programme that on the morning of August 15, 2021, the […]

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