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Afghan refugees in an Italian Red Cross refugee camp, in Avezzano, Italy, Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021. This quarantine camp in Abruzzo, central Italy, where 1,250 migrants are hosted, is expected to close in a week as the quarantine expires and they are moved to other structures to apply for asylum.
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Afghan Refugee Journalists Keep Free Press Alive From Albania

Balkan Insight 27 Oct 2021
For now, they are working from the rooms in the hotels where they are staying, while preparing a room which will serve as a joint office and newsroom ... “We are covering all news, events and issues going on in Afghanistan and related to Afghanistan ... In Afghanistan, he most misses the old “freedom of speech”.
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Afghan Authorities Yet to Allow Entry of Humanitarian Aid From Uzbekistan - UNHCR

Urdu Point 27 Oct 2021
The Afghan authorities have not yet permitted the import of humanitarian assistance from the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), located in the southern Uzbek city of Termez, a UNHCR spokesperson told Sputnik on Wednesday ... UNHCR for Afghanistan.
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Pakistan, Iran on same page for peace in Afghanistan: FM

The News International 27 Oct 2021
The meeting of neighbouring countries of Afghanistan in principal decides that recognition of the caretaker government in Kabul will be announced with regional consensus ... The meeting concluded with a joint statement, reflecting neighbouring countries’ approach to Afghanistan”, said the Foreign Office announcing the visit.
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Pakistan, Iran seek urgent steps to avert Afghan crisis

Dawn 27 Oct 2021
Foreign ministers of Pakistan and Iran on Tuesday called for an active response from the world to the situation in Afghanistan following the exit of foreign troops and urged the international community to avert the humanitarian crisis by providing immediate financial assistance to the war-torn country.
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Defense officials, lacking a base near Afghanistan, warn of terrorist threat

Stars and Stripes 27 Oct 2021
The United States hasn't reached any agreements with Central Asian states bordering Afghanistan for bases or other facilities to use in counterterrorism operations there against the Islamic State and al-Qaeda, senior defense officials said Tuesday ... efforts in Afghanistan ... intelligence capabilities in Afghanistan.
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PHC declines to relax ban on chicken export

Dawn 27 Oct 2021
The Peshawar High Court on Tuesday declined to relax the recent government ban on the transportation of chicken to Afghanistan due to the increasing prices, but allowed the export of day-old chick ... In June, it had again ordered administrative officers of different districts to ensure stoppage of smuggling of cattle to Afghanistan.
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Peshawar High Court declines to relax ban on chicken export

Dawn 27 Oct 2021
The Peshawar High Court on Tuesday declined to relax the recent government ban on the transportation of chicken to Afghanistan due to the increasing prices, but allowed the export of day-old chick ... In June, it had again ordered administrative officers of different districts to ensure stoppage of smuggling of cattle to Afghanistan.
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Lt. Col Carville, Victory Belles slated for Iberville Parish Veterans Day event

Plaquemine Post South 27 Oct 2021
He was both a pilot and an instructor pilot, flying a C-5 Galaxy 750 combat hours over Iraq and Afghanistan ... Air Force Headquarters in Europe and served as Chief Financial Officer for two Air Force Bases. He also served a 1-year tour in Afghanistan where he worked directly with the ...
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'The more we wait, the more in danger we are'

BBC News 26 Oct 2021
The Home Office minister said ... That scheme is separate to the Afghan Relocations and Assistance Policy (ARAP) that launched on 1 April to resettle people who worked for the UK in Afghanistan ... Ali also worked for the Afghan government and gave his details to the Home Office one and a half months before leaving Afghanistan but had no response.
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Taliban welcome EU office reopening announcement

The News International 26 Oct 2021
“The decision of the European Union to reopen its office in the near future is a good step and it is in the interest of the people of Afghanistan,” said Ahmadullah Wasiq, deputy spokesman for the Islamic Emirate ... The report said that the move is not intended to recognize the current government in Afghanistan.
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In a unified call, Pakistan & Iran urge world to help Afghanistan to avert humanitarian crisis

Urdu Point 26 Oct 2021
Pakistan and Iran on Tuesday urged the international community to provide financial assistance to Afghanistan to avert any humanitarian crisis. TEHRAN (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 26th Oct, 2021 ) , Pakistan and Iran on Tuesday urged the international community to provide financial assistance to Afghanistan to avert any humanitarian crisis.
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Norway contributes 3.5 mln USD to humanitarian fund in Afghanistan for 2021: UN agency

China.dot.org 26 Oct 2021
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Afghanistan wrote on social media that with the additional contribution, "Norway has contributed a total of NOK 30 million (3.5 million U.S. dollars) to the Afghanistan Humanitarian Fund (AHF) for 2021.".
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Afghan staff of UK charity settle in Scotland after fleeing Taliban

Belfast Telegraph 26 Oct 2021
A woman who helped educate girls in Afghanistan has told how she covered her 10-month-old baby’s ears to block out gunfire as she fled the Taliban ... Frishta and her family leaving Afghanistan (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office /PA) ... Frishta and her family leaving Afghanistan (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office /PA).
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PM calls for unfreezing Afghan assets in meeting with Bahrain counterpart

The Wire Network 26 Oct 2021
“They discussed a range of issues of bilateral importance and also exchanged views on the latest developments in Afghanistan,” the PM Office said in a statement on Monday ...Prime Minister's Office, Pakistan (@PakPMO) October 25, 2021 PM Imran stressed that a ...
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Mullah Baradar meets UNDP director in Doha

The News International 26 Oct 2021
Mohammad Naeem, spokesman for the Taliban’s Qatar based political office said in a tweet on Monday that the two sides discussed the current situation of Afghanistan, ...
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