Afghanistan’s displacement crisis one of the most protracted: UN Official

Following the Taliban takeover, numerous Afghans drifted away from Afghanistan, a country which has now the third-largest refugee population and the region’s largest displaced population, with 2.7 million refugees scattered across 98 countries. According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) report, Afghanistan comprises a huge mass of displaced citizens […]

Afghan envoy appreciates solidarity of diplomatic corps in India with earthquake hit Afghanistan

Afghanistan’s Ambassador to India Farid Mamundzay expressed appreciation for members of the diplomatic corps in India for their solidarity with the people affected by the recent earthquake in the Afghanistan provinces of Paktika, Khost, and Nangarhar. Taking to Twitter, Mamundzay wrote, “Greatly appreciate the profound sympathies and solidarity of the members of the diplomatic corps […]

Life-saving relief continues to reach quake-hit eastern Afghanistan

Emergency lifesaving aid relief continued to flow into quake-hit eastern Afghanistan on Friday, as UN humanitarians and partners rushed to help the most vulnerable communities. Afghanistan’s interim authorities report that most search and rescue operations had been completed already by Wednesday evening, but due to the remoteness of the affected areas and with additional […]