65 PEOPLE DEAD AS RESULT OF SNOWFALL ACROSS AFGHANISTAN

Snowfall, avalanche, snowstorm killed around 65 individuals, and many other wounded and still trapped under snow includes children and women, according to officials. In the last avalanche, 14 people were killed and four wounded in the Surkh Persa district of central Parwan province—Northern of the capital Kabul—on Sunday, reported Pajhwok Afghan News. In northern Sar-i-Pul…

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NINE MILLION AFGHANS NEED HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE, ACCORDING TO THE U.N.

  The United Nations estimates at least 9.3 million Afghans, nearly a third population of the country need humanitarian Assistance and a half billion dollars can meet the need. Reuters News agency interviewed Mark Bowden, the U.N. humanitarian coordinator for Afghanistan, on Wednesday in Kabul and reported that hundreds of thousands of refugees to return…

BLOODY WEEK OF AFGHANS; MORE THAN 50 PEOPLE KILLED AND  AROUND 100 INJURED IN VARIOUS ATTACKS ACROSS THE COUNTRY

Attack in Kabul killed 38 people include civilians and NDS officials and wounded 86 other. Hours later, explosion killed 12 including five UEA diplomats and dozens wounded in southern city Kandahar on Tuesday, according to officials. Suicide bomber attacked on Parliament building and National Directorate Security (NDS) in Durl-aman Road, Kabul on evening Tuesday.  According…

Cost of development in Afghanistan; inequality grown

Afghanistan has developed in education and health sectors, and also accessing to basic welfare, but inequality has also grown in comparison different provinces of the country, according to Finance ministry of Afghanistan. Ministry of finance in cooperation with census administration office, and World Bank released public welfare evaluation report during a press conference. With the…

THE U.S. LIKELY CAUSED 30 CIVILIAN CASUALTIES IN KUNDUZ, AFGHANISTAN

US air to ground engagement in the recent Kunduz clash likely caused 30 civilian casualties, according to USFOR-A. “An initial investigation has determined that efforts near Kunduz Nov 3 to defend Afghan National Defense and Security Forces likely resulted in civilian casualties.” said USFOR-A press statement. US Force-Afghanistan released statement regarding the recent clash between…

INSECURITY; ANOTHER ROADBLOCK FOR AFGHAN WOMEN

  Insecurity is roadblock for women in Afghanistan, where is the worst place in the world to be a women, to enter public life and move the male dominate society toward gender equality, according to SIGAR quarter report. “Deep-rooted cultural traditions and a persistent insurgency continue to threaten the physical safety and health of Afghan…

THE WORLD BANK PLEDGED $120 MILLION IN AID TO ONE  OF THE POOREST COUNTRY IN THE WORLD; AFGHANISTAN

  The World Bank announced that have approved $120 million in grants for Afghanistan, where one in three of Afghans live under poverty line, to reduce poverty. The press statement was released on Thursday said, “The $120 million in grants consists of $100 million to bring infrastructure and social services, including drinking water access for…