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UAE Wins Contract for Ground Operations at 3 Afghan Airports

The Islamic Emirate on Tuesday signed a contract for ‘ground handling’ operations with GAAC, a UAE-based company.   The contract was signed by the deputy minister of Transport and Civil Aviation, Ghulam Jailani Wafa, and a representative of the GAAC company in the presence of Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, first deputy prime minister. Speaking at the ceremony during the signing ...

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State Dept Wants 'Action' Not 'Rhetoric' on Afghan Schools

State Dept Wants 'Action' Not 'Rhetoric' on Afghan Schools

The United States Department of State again criticized what it called the ban on schools for girls over ...

21/05/2022 at 14:41

Statement Released from Afghan Politicians at Turkey Meeting

Statement Released from Afghan Politicians at Turkey Meeting

The Afghan politicians who recently met in Turkey released a statement saying that the establishment of a council ...

19/05/2022 at 16:31

US Takes Control of Afghan Embassy, Consulates in NY, CA

US Takes Control of Afghan Embassy, Consulates in NY, CA

The United States has taken control of Afghanistan’s embassy in Washington and the country’s consulates in New York ...

18/05/2022 at 17:12

US has ability to conduct strikes in Afghanistan if a threat emerges: Milley

The United States has the capability of conducting strike operations in Afghanistan if a threat emanates from the country’s territory, Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Mark Milley ...

16/05/2022 at 09:21

Uzbekistan to host international conference on Afghanistan

Tashkent will host a high-level international conference on Afghanistan at the end of July, Uzbekistan’s interim Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Norov announced. Norov said the key focus would be ...

16/05/2022 at 09:09

EU's Niklasson in Kabul Confirms Continued Engagement

“We do not recognize the interim government, but we see value in engaging and discussing with them,” said European Union special envoy for Afghanistan Tomas Niklasson.   He made the ...

12/05/2022 at 15:49

Afghanistan: Nearly 20 million going hungry

The latest Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) analysis for the country also revealed a pocket of “catastrophic” levels of food insecurity in the northeast, affecting thousands. The analysis was ...

9/05/2022 at 19:49

How the Taliban are 'eliminating women' in Afghanistan

If there was any hope that the Taliban would pay heed to repeated calls from Afghanistan's civil society and the international community to uphold women's rights, the Islamic fundamentalist group's ...

9/05/2022 at 16:51

Afghan authorities take delivery of another cash aid package

Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB), the country’s central bank, took delivery of another cash aid shipment of $32 million on Monday. Officials from the bank took delivery of the package and ...

9/05/2022 at 14:53

Austin: US Commitment to Middle East ‘Strong and Sure’

U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin met Saturday in Manama, Bahrain, with Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Pentagon said in a statement, amid tensions ...

21/11/2021 at 19:57

Afghan expert: Increased terrorist attacks negatively affects the peace process

Terrorist attacks have increased within Afghanistan, despite peace talks between Afghan government officials and the Taliban in Doha. For example, a hand grenade exploded near the Russian embassy and near ...

12/12/2020 at 20:54