Latest news from Afghanistan, in Afghan newspapers

China to provide nearly $14 million in aid to Afghanistan
The Ministry of Economy has announced that China will provide 100 million yuan, approximately $14 million, to address the needs of migrants in Afghanistan. The ministry disclosed in a press release on Sunday, July 14th, following a meeting (...)
Khaama Press - 15 July 2024
Courts have soft corner for Imran Khan, alleges PML-N
F.P. Report LAHORE: Punjab Information Minister and PML-N leader Azma Bukhari said on Saturday that it appeared from yesterday’s Supreme Court’s (SC) decision in the Sunni Ittehad Council’s (SIC) reserved seats case that the judges’ wives had (...)
The Frontier Post - 13 July 2024
Dozens of Palestinians killed or wounded in Israeli attack on Khan Younis, Hamas says
CAIRO (AFP): The health ministry in Hamas-run Gaza said a strike on a displacement camp in the south of the Palestinian territory killed at least 20 people Saturday. More than 90 others were injured in the strike on Al-Mawasi camp, the ministry (...)
The Frontier Post - 13 July 2024
China blasts US Tibet-China Dispute Act, vows to defend its interests
BEIJING (Reuters): China expressed strong opposition on Saturday to a US law signed by President Joe Biden that presses Beijing to resolve a dispute over Tibet’s demands for greater autonomy, vowing to “firmly defend” its interests. Biden (...)
The Frontier Post - 13 July 2024
North Korea denounces NATO summit declaration
Pyongyang (AFP): North Korea has denounced a declaration at a recent NATO summit that condemned Pyongyang’s weapons exports to Russia, calling the document “illegal”, state media said Saturday. In a joint declaration this week, NATO leaders (...)
The Frontier Post - 13 July 2024
Pezeshkian rejects US pressure, praises Russia and China
DUBAI (Reuters): The United States should realise that Iran will not respond to pressure, President-elect Masoud Pezeshkian said in a statement published on Saturday, in which he also highlighted his country’s friendship with China and Russia. (...)
The Frontier Post - 13 July 2024
Scholz says US long-range missiles in Germany to help ‘securing peace’
WASHINGTON (AFP): Chancellor Olaf Scholz has hailed a decision from the United States to periodically station long-range missiles in Germany as a step to increase deterrence against Russia. Washington’s move marks a return of US cruise missiles (...)
The Frontier Post - 13 July 2024
UK police arrest man over discovery of human remains on bridge
LONDON (Reuters): British police arrested a man on Saturday in connection with the discovery of human remains in two suitcases at a famous bridge in western England last week. The 24-year-old was arrested in Bristol, where the bodies were found (...)
The Frontier Post - 13 July 2024
Maldives climate minister released in ‘black magic’ case
Malé, Maldives (AFP): A former Maldives climate change minister detained last month on allegations she performed “black magic” on the country’s president was released Saturday, police said. Fathimath Shamnaz Ali Saleem was arrested along with (...)
The Frontier Post - 13 July 2024
Feedback on STEM Sisters Exchange Program in the USA
F.P. Report ISLAMABAD : My name is Hadia Ashfaq, a student at FAST National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences Islamabad, currently pursuing a degree in BS Accounting and Finance. I am excited to share my experience participating in (...)
The Frontier Post - 13 July 2024
Nepal searches for 63 missing after highway landslide
KATHMANDU (AFP): Nepali rescue teams resumed their search early Saturday for at least 63 people missing after monsoon rains triggered a landslide that swept two buses off a highway and into a river. The force of Friday’s landslide in central (...)
The Frontier Post - 13 July 2024
Release of 11 Afghan prisoners, including child, from Pakistani prisons
The Ministry of Refugees and Repatriations announced the release of 11 Afghan citizens, including a child, from Pakistani prisons. In a press release on Saturday, July 13th, the ministry stated that approximately 10 individuals detained in (...)
Khaama Press - 13 July 2024
German and Pakistani officials discuss Afghanistan
Asif Durrani, Pakistan’s Special Representative for Afghanistan, discussed Afghanistan with a German parliament delegation on Friday, July 12th. According to reports, the meeting focused on terrorism, the current socio-economic conditions in (...)
Khaama Press - 13 July 2024
Pakistani border guards arrest and hand over 120 Afghans to Taliban
Pakistani media outlets reported that border forces of the country detained and handed over 120 Afghanis to the Taliban. According to the Pakistani newspaper Dawn, the border forces of the country detained and handed over 120 Afghan citizens to (...)
Khaama Press - 13 July 2024
Unidentified attackers assaulted Afghan migrants in Fars province, Iran
Several Afghan migrants in Iran reported that a group of unidentified individuals attacked their workplace in Dorudzan village, Marvdasht County, Fars Province, during the night with “sticks and knives.” According to the report, at least six (...)
Khaama Press - 13 July 2024
Former UK minister refrains from disclosing soldiers’ names exposing War Crimes in Afghanistan
Johnny Mercer, former British Cabinet minister, stated he would not disclose the names of soldiers who exposed unlawful killings by UK special forces in Afghanistan, even if sentenced to prison. According to Sky News, Mercer made this statement (...)
Khaama Press - 13 July 2024
Amnesty International: Over 350,000 worldwide demand Taliban to respect human rights
Amnesty International reports that over 354,000 people worldwide have signed their petition calling for the Taliban to respect and protect human rights. This organization called on Friday, July 12th, for continued efforts to hold the Taliban (...)
Khaama Press - 13 July 2024
300 trucks of fruits and vegetables from Afghanistan halted at Pakistan border crossings
The Afghanistan Embassy in Islamabad reported that Pakistan blocked 300 trucks of fruits and vegetables belonging to Afghan traders from entering the country. This announcement follows a meeting between the Afghanistan Embassy delegation and (...)
Khaama Press - 13 July 2024
Norway’s Refugee Council Chief urges diplomat to return for women’s rights in Afghanistan
The head of Norway’s Refugee Council has urged foreign diplomats to return to Afghanistan to secure women’s rights, girls’ education, and protection for minorities. Jan Egeland stated that humanitarian groups in Afghanistan are facing budget (...)
Khaama Press - 13 July 2024
Turkey to deport five commanders of Marshal Dostum
Turkey has detained five military commanders affiliated with Abdul Rashid Dostum, leader of Afghanistan’s Islamic Movement party, and transferred them to a migrant repatriation center in Istanbul. The Afghan Embassy in Ankara stated readiness (...)
Khaama Press - 12 July 2024
France accepting applications from Afghan women refugees
A court in France has issued a historic decision granting asylum to Afghan women refugees. Judges at the French National Court of Asylum have cited Taliban actions against “women’s rights and freedoms” as the basis for this decision. In a (...)
Khaama Press - 12 July 2024