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Over 80 dead, including 21 children, in Congo boat capsizing

5 days ago

International media recently reported that as a result of the capsizing of a boat in the Kwa River in the African country of Congo, at least 86 people, including 21 children, drowned and lost their lives. According to Al Jazeera, this incident occurred around 11 PM on Tuesday night in the village of Lediba, precisely […]

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Kuwait fire death toll rises to 49

5 days 1 hour ago

The Ministry of Interior of Kuwait has announced that the death toll from the fire in a building housing foreign workers in the country has risen to 49. According to reports, this incident occurred on Wednesday, June 12, in the city of Mangaf in southern Kuwait. Nothing has been said yet about the nationalities of […]

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Girls in Afghanistan lose 3 billion learning hours due to 1,000-day education ban:UNICEF

5 days 3 hours ago

UNICEF has reported that, due to a thousand days of educational prohibition for girls in Afghanistan, three billion hours of their education have been wasted. Catherine Russell, the Executive Director of UNICEF, stated that this educational ban harms Afghanistan’s future and economy while also causing psychological issues for the girls. Ms. Russell emphasizes that children’s […]

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Afghanistan among top five refugee-origin countries; 6.4 million displaced: UNHCR

5 days 3 hours ago

At least 117.3 million people, or one in 69 individuals worldwide, remain forcibly displaced, including a significant number from Afghanistan, according to a report released by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) today. Wars in Afghanistan during the 1980s doubled refugee numbers to 20 million by 1990. The 2001 US invasion further escalated […]

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India to host Afghanistan’s cricket series, strengthening ties

5 days 4 hours ago

In a recent statement, Naseem Saddat, spokesman for the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB), announced that the ACB and India’s BCCI have agreed to host Afghanistan’s T20 and One-day series against Bangladesh at Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Stadium in Greater Noida and Green Park Stadium in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. Given the strong historical ties, India has […]

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Congressman urges Biden to prioritize American’s release from Taliban

5 days 6 hours ago

Michael McCaul, the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, stated that it is still unclear what the Biden administration’s plan is for securing the release of American citizen Ryan Corbett from Taliban custody. He urged President Biden to assert his authority as the President of the United States and guarantee Corbett’s immediate release. The […]

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India advances to T20 world cup super eight with win over US

5 days 6 hours ago

India secured their spot in the Super Eight stage of the T20 World Cup with a dominant seven-wicket victory over the United States on Wednesday. Suryakumar Yadav’s impressive fifty and Arshdeep Singh’s remarkable four-wicket haul propelled them to their third consecutive win, according to Reuters. Despite their loss, the U.S. remains second in Group A […]

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Russia halts dollar and Euro trade on major exchange amid new US sanctions

5 days 7 hours ago

Russia has suspended the exchange of euros and dollars on the Moscow Stock Exchange in response to new U.S. sanctions. The United States imposed new sanctions on Wednesday against 300 Russian individuals and entities. The Central Bank of Russia immediately responded to the U.S. sanctions by announcing that “all transactions with dollars and euros on […]

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Hamas seeking US guarantees for Gaza ceasefire

5 days 7 hours ago

Two Egyptian security sources told Reuters that Hamas is demanding written guarantees from the United States for a permanent ceasefire and the withdrawal of Israeli forces from the Gaza Strip before signing the US-backed ceasefire plan. Earlier, Qatari and Egyptian mediators stated that Hamas had responded on Tuesday to a phased ceasefire plan to end […]

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Hezbollah fires rockets at Northern Israel amid Gaza ceasefire talks

5 days 8 hours ago

After extensive missile attacks by Hezbollah on northern Israel, the Israeli army stated that fighter jets targeted the launch sites. Hezbollah’s attack occurred hours after the killing of one of its senior commanders, Taleb Sami Abdullah. Following Hezbollah’s missile attack in northern Israel, warning sirens were activated. Hezbollah launched at least 150 projectiles towards Israel […]

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Iran Air resumes flights to Kabul, Afghanistan

5 days 8 hours ago

The Ministry of Transport and Aviation of the caretaker government has announced the commencement of flights by Iran Air to Kabul. The ministry, in a press release, stated that Iran’s international airline began its flights to Kabul on Wednesday, June 12, for the first time. The press release mentioned that besides Ariana Afghan Airlines and […]

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Russia: Putin won’t die in plane crash because of ‘reliable aircraft’

5 days 8 hours ago

Dmitry Peskov, the Kremlin spokesperson, has assured the reliability of Russia’s aviation system, stating that President Vladimir Putin will not die in an aviation accident. The Russian news agency TASS reported that Peskov emphasized that Putin would not lose his life in an air accident because their domestic aircraft are “very reliable vehicles.” The Kremlin […]

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Fire in Kuwait residential building claims over 40 lives

5 days 9 hours ago

Foreign media have reported a fire in a residential building in Kuwait, resulting in at least 41 workers losing their lives. According to Kuwait’s Ministry of Interior, the fire occurred on Wednesday, June 12, in a building in the Al-Mangaf area, a densely populated region where foreign workers resided. Kuwait’s Ministry of Health has confirmed […]

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Lack of polio vaccine awareness leads to child’s paralysis in Herat, Afghanistan

5 days 23 hours ago

According to a report, saying that a five-year-old child in Herat province has become permanently paralyzed due to family neglect. Bakhtar News agency, under the control of the Taliban, recently reported that this child from the village of Qabir-mir in the Koh Zor district has contracted paralysis. According to this report, the child who has […]

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Turkish humanitarian aid convoy arrives in Western province of Herat, Afghanistan

6 days ago

Local officials in the western province have announced that a convoy carrying 620 tons of humanitarian aid from Turkey for flood victims has arrived in Herat, Afghanistan. The Department of Economy in Herat province stated in a message on Wednesday, June 12, that these aids were delivered to the province via railway. According to officials […]

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Nearly four thousand Afghan migrants deported from Iran and Pakistan in a single day

6 days ago

Following the deportation of Afghan migrants from Iran and Pakistan, the Ministry of Refugees and Repatriation of Afghanistan has reported the expulsion of nearly four thousand Afghan migrants from Pakistan and Iran. On Wednesday, June 12, the ministry announced in a press release that a total of 3,437 Afghan migrants were deported from Iran and […]

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World Day Against Child Labor: OCHA reports 19% of Afghan children engaged in hard labor

6 days 1 hour ago

Written By: Zahra Rashidi Coinciding with June 12, the World Day Against Child Labor, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) reports that 19% of children in Afghanistan are engaged in hard labor. OCHA stated in a press release on Wednesday, June 12 on the occasion of the World Day Against […]

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Iran’s deputy justice minister: 8,000 foreign prisoners, mostly from Afghanistan

6 days 1 hour ago

Askar Jalalian, Deputy Minister of Justice of Iran and head of the country’s Prisoner Transfer Committee, stated that there are currently 8,000 foreign prisoners in Iran, most of whom are from Afghanistan. He mentioned efforts to repatriate these prisoners to their home countries if they agreed. IRNA, the Islamic Republic News Agency, reported on Wednesday, […]

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Kim Jong Un lauds “invincible” Russia ties amid Putin visit reports

6 days 1 hour ago

The leader of North Korea, in a letter sent to Vladimir Putin, his Russian counterpart, on the occasion of “Russia’s National Day,” has described Russia as North Korea’s “invincible war ally.” The North Korean state media outlet “KCNA” reported that Kim Jong Un’s letter was sent to the Russian president on Tuesday. In this letter, […]

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Israeli army blacklisted by UN for violating children’s rights

6 days 1 hour ago

International media reports that the United Nations has taken action to blacklist the Israeli army, citing “violations of children’s rights” during armed conflicts. AFP reported late Tuesday, June 11, that the Israeli army has been blacklisted for the first time for failing to respect children’s rights in Gaza. Similarly, Reuters reported that the Israeli army […]

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