The representative mission of Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) in Afghanistan has launched Phase 2 of a project to back education in remote areas. Materials and supplies have been provided to establish nine schools in educationally underserved areas in the provinces of Ghor and Oruzgan, QRCS has said in a statement. At a total cost of $324,000, the project is being implemented jointly by QRCS

26 October 2019

The threat of terrorism requires a different type of coordination, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said at the 18th Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the Non-Aligned Movement in Baku on Oct. 25. "We must act on the basis of the Bandung Principles. The threat of terrorism requires a different type of coordination. Solving another problem, which is environmental changes, requires political

26 October 2019

NATO's support to Afghanistan remains "steadfast", the alliance's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has said. "Our support to Afghanistan with both forces and funding remains steadfast. NATO has supported the US-led peace talks, and we would welcome if they were resumed but the Taliban have to make real concessions and show real willingness to reduce violence," Stoltenberg said at the second day of NATO defense

26 October 2019