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Amu 8pm News 19 October 2023

The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) has made an urgent plea for $19 million to provide emergency food assistance to 100,000 individuals affected by recent earthquakes in Herat.

Quoting recent figures by the UN, WFP said that the October 7 earthquakes in Herat claimed the lives of at least 1,400 people, with more than 1,800 individuals sustaining injuries, and that most of the casualties were women and children.