Showing posts with label Afghanistan. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Afghanistan. Show all posts

Friday, October 1, 2021

Hundreds of Afghan refugees walk away from US military bases to parts unknown rather than complete resettlement process – reports — RT

Hundreds of Afghan refugees walk away from US military bases

 More than 700 Afghan refugees have reportedly left the American military bases where they were being hosted after being evacuated from their country, finding their own way in the US rather than awaiting resettlement services.

Monday, September 27, 2021

ICC Prosecutor Requests to Resume Investigation of War Crimes in Afghanistan - sputniknews.com

International Criminal Court (ICC)

(Sputnik) – International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor Karim Khan said on Monday he has asked the court to let him resume the inquiry into alleged war crimes in Afghanistan as he does not find the new authorities in Kabul fit to litigate independently.

Monday, August 30, 2021

Biden Slammed for Checking Watch during Ceremony for Troops Killed in Kabul Blast - Tasnim News Agency

Biden Slammed for Checking Watch during Ceremony for Troops Killed in Kabul Blast

(Tasnim) – US President Joe Biden is under fire after appearing to look at his watch just seconds after a salute honoring the return of the 13 US troops killed in Thursday's Daesh suicide bombing in Kabul.

Friday, August 20, 2021

Saturday, August 14, 2021

US’ Afghanistan Exit May Create New ‘Breeding Grounds’ for Terrorism, Warns UK Defense Secretary

 

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 Negotiated under the Trump administration and then pushed back under the Biden White House, US troops now have a deadline to depart from Afghanistan by August 31, just days ahead of the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks that ultimately prompted the US invasion of the war-torn country.

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Netherlands to Keep Deporting Rejected Afghan Asylum Seekers, Reports Say - Sputnik International

Asylum Seekers

(Sputnik) - The Netherlands is set to continue deporting rejected Afghan asylum seekers despite the Taliban* intensifying their offensive in the conflict-torn country, the NRC Handelsblad newspaper reported on Tuesday.

Monday, August 9, 2021

27 children killed, 136 wounded in Afghanistan in past 2 days: UN

27 children killed, 136 wounded in Afghanistan

Rising violence in Afghanistan is taking a devastating toll on children, with 27 killed and 136 more wounded in the past two days alone, said the UN on Monday.

Sunday, September 6, 2020

Taliban say team in Qatar for Afghan peace talks

Taliban say team in Qatar for Afghan peace talks
The Taliban's negotiating team has arrived in Qatar, a spokesman said Saturday, in a sign that long-delayed peace talks with the Afghan government are inching closer to starting.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Afghanistan offers talks with Taliban

Afghanistan offers talks with Taliban
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani offered recognition of the Taliban as a legitimate political group on Wednesday as part of a proposed political process that he said could lead to talks aimed at ending more than 16 years of war.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Pakistan not to expel Afghan refugees, says minister

Pakistan not to expel Afghan refugees
Pakistan will not force some 2 million Afghan refugees in the country to leave but encourages voluntary repatriation, a Pakistani cabinet minister said Monday, as the legal stay of around 1.4 million registered refugees in Pakistan will end on March 31.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Afghan President Ghani Demands Pakistan Act against Taliban

Afghanistan has long accused Pakistan of aiding terrorists
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Friday accused neighboring Pakistan of failing to move against the Taliban and pledged a new security plan for Kabul after hundreds of people were killed and wounded in two deadly attacks on the capital last month.

Five million of our brothers: It is Turks who will shape Europe's future

Europe's future depends on the Turks who live there, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told a large public rally on Thursday.