Afghanistan

Human rights a priority in every engagement with Taliban: Ned Price

He said the recent floggings and public execution are ‘barbaric violations of human rights’ which ‘are of grave concern’ to.

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Afghanistan: Karzai pitching national dialogue to exiled politicians

The former president has met with key figures in UAE, Germany and Turkey and called for them to support a.

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Salang disaster: Family of five among 87 killed

At least three sources told Amu that 87 people died and 86 others were wounded in the inferno.

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Afghanistan: Hundreds of illegal migrants leave from Herat daily

Human traffickers charge a premium to get migrants into Iran from Herat, although Nimruz is a cheaper but less popular.

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Afghanistan: Death toll rises to 70 following Salang Tunnel fire

The tunnel, which connects Kabul to northern provinces, is still closed to traffic following the tragic incident that happened on.

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22 people, including three women, flogged in public in Ghor

The Taliban has lashed more than 100 people in public across the country in the past month, following a decree.

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At least 19 killed in Salang Tunnel fire; casualties on the rise

The fire started after an oil tanker exploded on Saturday evening inside the busy tunnel which is the main route.

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Iran appoints Qomi as new ambassador to Afghanistan

Kazemi Qomi takes over from Bahador Aminian who allegedly said the ‘Taliban group is a disaster’ and ‘a nightmare for.

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Afghanistan: Latest UN report claims security incidents increased by 23%

Between mid-August and mid-November, 1,587 security incidents were recorded across the country, a marked increase against the same period last.

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Afghanistan’s ex-president Karzai in Turkey for talks with exiled politicians

Hamid Karzai is meeting with exiled politicians including former jihadi leader Abdul Rab Rasul Sayyaf and ex-vice president Karim Khalili

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