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Afghanistan, home to the heroin trade, moves into meth

Added: 25.11.2020 6:16 | 7 views | 0 comments

A new report warns Afghanistan is becoming a major methamphetamine producer, leaving addicts in its wake.

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[Ticker] EU ties Afghanistan aid money to democracy

Added: 25.11.2020 6:07 | 5 views | 0 comments

The EU pledged €1.2 billion to Afghanistan over the next four years at an international donor's conference Tuesday, but said its "future trajectory must preserve the democratic and human rights gains" of the past two decades, amid a recent spike in extremist violence. Germany pledged another €430 million. The virtual event, joined by almost 100 countries, was co-hosted by Finland and the UN out of Geneva and raised €10 billion.

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Afghanistan, home to the heroin trade, moves into meth

Added: 25.11.2020 5:16 | 11 views | 0 comments

A new report warns Afghanistan is becoming a major methamphetamine producer, leaving addicts in its wake.

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Afghanistan war: 26,000 Afghan children killed or maimed since 2005

Added: 25.11.2020 0:17 | 3 views | 0 comments

An average of five children have been killed or wounded every day for the past 14 years in war-torn Afghanistan, a charity has found. Data from the UN showed at least 26,025 children were killed or maimed from 2005 to 2019, said Save the Children. The charity has urged donor nations to protect the future of children ahead of a key meeting in Geneva on Monday. Violence has been rising in Afghanistan amid stalled peace talks and US troop withdrawals. Afghanistan is among the 11 most dangerous nations in the...

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IS attack hits Afghan capital; Pompeo joins peace talks

Added: 25.11.2020 0:17 | 2 views | 0 comments

KABUL, Afghanistan — Mortars slammed into a residential area of the Afghan capital, killing eight people Saturday, hours before outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo held what are likely his last meetings with the Taliban and Afghan government negotiators trying to hammer out a peace deal. The attack in Kabul, which was blamed on Islamic State militants, also injured 31 people. The assault came as peace talks were underway in Qatar, where Pompeo told Afghan government negotiators that the U.S. will “sit on the side and help where we can” in the negotiations with Taliban militants. Two Taliban officials told The Associated Press that the two warring sides have found common ground on...

In Afghanistan, fears of assassination overshadow hopes of peace

Added: 25.11.2020 0:17 | 13 views | 0 comments

When he wasn’t chasing stories, Elyas Dayee loved tending to his flowers, cooking with his wife and playing with his toddler daughter, the only survivor of triplets, now bereft that her father has stopped coming home, and too young to understand why. Last week, the 34-year-old became the latest...

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Afghanistan, home to the heroin trade, moves into meth

Added: 24.11.2020 0:36 | 0 views | 0 comments

A new report warns Afghanistan is becoming a major methamphetamine producer, leaving addicts in its wake.

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Father faces criminal charge over son's death in migrant boat tragedy

Added: 23.11.2020 17:21 | 5 views | 0 comments

The father of a six-year-old who died trying to reach the Greek island of Samos from the Turkish coast has been charged by Greek authorities with endangering his son’s life. Abdul*, 25, from Afghanistan, faces up to 10 years in prison if found guilty. The cause of his son’s death has not been...

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