Afghanistan

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'It's a living nightmare' - LGBT Afghans on life after the Taliban takeover 1mo
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For Putin, Invasion Is the Latest in a Long String of Failures in Ukraine Russia Ukraine 1mo
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Taliban clamp down on drugs, announce ban on poppy harvest 1mo
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Taliban bans poppy cultivation in Afghanistan 1mo
Taliban announces ban on poppy production in Afghanistan 1mo
Afghanistan's Taliban announce ban on poppy production 1mo
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Taliban bans drug cultivation, including lucrative opium 1mo
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taliban: Afghanistan's Taliban announce ban on poppy production 1mo
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Afghanistan: Taliban outlaws growing of lucrative opium poppy as it seeks easing of sanctions 1mo
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Afghanistan's Taliban announce ban on poppy production 1mo
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Afghanistan's Taliban announce ban on poppy production 1mo
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Afghanistan's Taliban announce ban on poppy production 1mo
Taliban bans drug cultivation, including lucrative opium 1mo
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Afghan Taliban leader turns against drugs 1mo
Explosion in Afghanistan's Kabul wounds at least 15, witnesses say 1mo
Witnesses: Explosion in Afghan capital wounds at least 15 1mo
2+2 will show India-US ties healthy, moving forward: Top US official US Russia Bangladesh Pakistan Ukraine Sri Lanka 1mo
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Opinion: The Taliban should release its other detainees 1mo
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In Putin’s Ukraine quagmire, echoes of Soviet failure in Afghanistan Ukraine 1mo
 

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Taliban and girl education: victory of the hardliners in Afghanistan? 1mo
Afghanistan: Bomb blasts at playing field kill several in Herat 1mo
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Saudi Arabia continues to support Afghans, says aid chief Saudi Arabia 1mo
American man abducted in Afghanistan appears in video pleading for his release US 1mo
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West wants Ukraine to be 'second Afghanistan' – Moscow Russia Ukraine 1mo
World must work with Taliban – Moscow Russia 1mo
Mortar shell explodes when found, killing 5 Afghan children 1mo
Turkey pledges additional $5 million in aid to war-torn Afghanistan Turkey 1mo
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China hints at recognising Taliban government ‘when conditions are ripe’ China 1mo
Black market deals raise fears for Afghan cultural heritage 1mo
Afghan people selling children, body parts amid economic crisis 1mo
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7 months after Kabul's fall, Canada has yet to bring in 30,000 Afghans Pakistan Canada 1mo
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UN donor conference fails to reach target of $4.4bn to help Afghanistan Russia UK 1mo
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Germany pledges aid for Afghanistan at UN conference Germany 1mo
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Opinion: The Taliban must not get away with suppressing girls' education 1mo
China urges US to unlock frozen Afghan assets China US 1mo
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First Diplomat Of Taliban-Led Afghanistan Accredited In Moscow Russia 1mo
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Hungary faced criticism for anti-immigrant policy. But it's opening its doors to Ukrainian refu... Syria Hungary Ukrania 1mo
UN makes biggest-ever appeal of record $4.4B for Afghanistan Germany UK Qatar 1mo
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China's Xi strongly backs Afghanistan at regional conference China 1mo
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In Afghanistan, ‘people selling babies, young girls to survive’ 1mo
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Xi Jinping strongly backs Afghanistan at regional conference China Iran Russia Pakistan Tajikistan Turkmenistan 1mo
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Ben Roberts-Smith punched colleague in jaw after bungled mission, court hears 1mo
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Opinion | Checking In on the Taliban 1mo
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High court hears case of Afghan family unable to get to UK without biometrics UK 1mo
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Afghanistan aid pledges could fall far short of target, officials fear 1mo
Report documents claims that Taliban are using biometric data collected by US, partners   US 1mo
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Dogs eating Russian bodies in the streets –British soldiers describe horror of Putin's war Russia UK 1mo
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4th 'Kindness Train' departs for Afghanistan with 1,478 tons of aid Turkey 1mo
China: Western sanctions are "counterproductive" China Ukraine 1mo
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Afghanistan: Taliban restrict women's rights as isolation looms 1mo
China and Russia meet to discuss Ukraine, Afghanistan China Russia Ukraine 1mo
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US, Russia to attend Afghan meetings in China China US Russia 1mo
Russian cyber attacks, espionage pose growing threat to Finnish national security Russia Finland Germany Bulgaria UK Ukraine Czech Republic 1mo
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World Bank freezes $600M Afghan fund over girls' school ban 1mo
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Witness at defamation trial refuses to answer questions about whether Ben Roberts-Smith ordered... 1mo
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Afghanistan: World Bank freezes projects over girls' school ban 1mo
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Lavrov on first China visit since Russian invasion of Ukraine China Russia Ukraine 1mo
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World Bank freezes Afghan projects after Taliban bans girls from high school 1mo
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World Bank freezes Afghan projects after Taliban bans girls from high school 1mo
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Taliban bans male government workers from shaving their beards 1mo
UK pledges extra £286 million emergency aid to Afghanistan as humanitarian crisis grows UK 1mo
China to Host Multilateral Talks on Taliban-Ruled Afghanistan China US Iran Russia Pakistan 1mo
U.S. Green Berets face light discipline for 2018 killing of Afghan prisoner 1mo
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British fighters savour victory in ‘Battle of Irpin’, as dogs devour bodies of defeated Russian... UK 1mo
US Senate leader vows to bring ‘burn pit’ legislation to a vote US Iraq 1mo
'Turning of the tide': Australia to take in 16,500 more refugees from Afghanistan Australia Syria Iraq 1mo
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Yo-Yo Ma plays Mozart with Afghan refugees in Portugal US Portugal 1mo
Afghan women traveling alone boarding flights despite ban 1mo
China hosts Afghanistan talks as neighbours seek to ease concerns over Taliban China Pakistan Uzbekistan Tajikistan Turkmenistan 1mo
Opinon: Biden's double standard on refugees Poland Ukrania 1mo
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Federal budget to fund 16,500 more places for Afghan refugees over four years after pressure on... 1mo
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Legal stoush after key witness attempts to avoid testifying at Ben Roberts-Smith defamation tri... 1mo
Australia fast-tracked visas for Afghan army officers after warning of negative publicity, docu... Australia 2mos
Would Putin Strike NATO Supply Lines to Ukraine? History Suggests No. US South Korea Ukraine 2mos
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BBC news bulletins pulled off-air in Afghanistan after Taliban order 2mos
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Taliban hard-liners turning back the clock in Afghanistan 2mos
Taliban reportedly barring government employees without beards as restrictions on daily life mo... 2mos
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Taliban order Afghan govt employees to show up at work with beards 2mos
Taliban hard-liners turning back the clock in Afghanistan 2mos
Taliban bars government employees without beards from work 2mos
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In Afghanistan, the Talibans prohibit the TV newsletters from the BBC in the three main languag... UK Uzbekistan 2mos
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Taliban hits DW, BBC with broadcast bans in Afghanistan Uzbekistan 2mos
Taliban hits BBC, DW with broadcast bans in Afghanistan Uzbekistan 2mos
Ben Roberts-Smith defamation trial: ‘I believed something unlawful had happened’, Andrew Hastie... 2mos
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Taliban forbid Afghan women from catching flights without male relatives 2mos
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Taliban's segregation rules for Afghanistan's amusement parks: men on 4 days, women on 3 2mos
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Afghanistan: the Taliban prohibit women not accompanied by a male parent to fly 2mos
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The Nazari family is building neighbourhood ties by breaking bread together 2mos
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Afghan women’s rights groups vow mass protests if Taliban keep girls’ schools shut 2mos
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With eye to China investment, Taliban now preserve Buddhas China 2mos
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Ukrainians welcome in Hungary but Afghan student was not Russia Ukraine Serbia Hungary 2mos
'Could be a big problem for you': Security analyst's warning to Putin Russia Ukraine 2mos
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Secret schools keep Afghan girls learning 2mos
Taliban bans BBC news broadcasts in Afghanistan Uzbekistan 2mos
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Afghanistan: Taliban bars BBC TV programmes from schedules 2mos
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What do we know about the wars in Ukraine Russian generals? Russia Ukraine 2mos
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Rights activists pledge protests if Afghan girls' schools stay shut 2mos
Taliban to now preserve Buddhas as China's MCC eyes investment China 2mos
With eye to China investment, Taliban now preserve Buddhas China 2mos
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Protesters call for the Taliban to reopen Afghan girls’ schools 2mos