Friday 18 June 2021
June 14, 2021
Pashtun Clan Demands Protection From Taliban In Pakistan
A Pashtun clan in Pakistan wants Islamabad to honor its words by cracking down on Taliban factions in Jani Khel. Yet a two-week sit-in protest demands Islamabad avoid an all-out military offensive and turn its back on all militants -- even those fighting for the government.
June 13, 2021
Envoy: U.S. Forces May Be Leaving Afghanistan, But The U.S. Is Not
The United States will not abandon Afghanistan even after the withdrawal of its forces, set to be completed by September 11, Zalmay Khalilzad has said. The U.S. special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation spoke at a news conference during his visit to Kazakhstan's capital, Nur-Sultan.
June 08, 2021
Relatives Of Missing Persons Protest In Peshawar, Pakistan
Dozens of relatives of missing persons held a protest in Pakistan’s northwestern city of Peshawar to demand the safe return of their loved ones. People traveled from across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province to the June 8 demonstration, which took place in front of the Provincial Assembly and the Peshawar
May 31, 2021
Trash Or Treasure: Afghan Military Denies U.S. Military Weapons For Sale At Kandahar Market
At Bush Market, you can buy what the Americans did not take with them when they handed over their base at Kandahar to the Afghan military in mid-May. But amid claims that weapons and munitions are traded, officials insist that no sensitive or military equipment is changing hands.
May 28, 2021
Camped Out In War-Damaged Bosnian Villages, Afghan Migrants Make Repeat Runs For EU Border
Thousands of people are camped out in the ruins of largely abandoned Bosnian villages ravaged by war in the 1990s. From there, they try to cross the border into EU member Croatia. Many of them are Afghans who, despite being turned back dozens of times, are determined to keep trying.
Returning Pakistani Taliban Employs Extortion As Control Grows2
'Better To Die': Afghan Woman Accuses Taliban Official Of Rape, Forced Marriage3
Amnesty Confirms Fresh Videos Show Taliban Executing Resistance Fighters4
'No One To Protect Us': Afghan Journalists Who Fled To Pakistan Say Western Nations Have Abandoned Them5
Fleeing Afghans Who Reach Turkey Get No Respite From Violence, Persecution6
Under The Taliban, Public Employees Must Pass Test Of Faith7
Women's Rights: A Year After The Taliban Takeover8
Taliban Harassment Of Couples A Blow To Afghan Restaurants9
Angelina Jolie Visits Flood-Hit Pakistan10
UN Envoy Angelina Jolie Visits Pakistan's Flood-Ravaged Areas