Child falls into a water well in Afghanistan, rescue work takes more than 40 hours

Child falls into a water well in Afghanistan, rescue work takes more than 40 hours

Afghanistan.- A six-year-old boy identified as Haider, has spent more than 40 hours inside a water hole in Afghanistan, despite the authorities’ attempts, it has still not been possible to reach him due to the difficulty of the operation, Taliban government authorities, construction companies and other citizens are working around the clock in an attempt … Read more

Rescue 304 dogs and cats abandoned in Afghanistan on board a plane

Rescue 304 dogs and cats abandoned in Afghanistan on board a plane

More of 300 animals stranded in Kabul after the US withdrawal from the country have finally been evacuated from Afghanistan. Thanks to the initiative led by the charity SPCA International, which is dedicated to the protection of animals, and the efforts of its collaborators such as Kabul Small Animal Rescue (KSAR), 158 dogs Y 146 … Read more

Twin earthquakes in western Afghanistan kill at least 22

Twin earthquakes in western Afghanistan kill at least 22

Two earthquakes rattled Afghanistan’s western Badghis province along the border with Turkmenistan on Monday afternoon, killing at least 22 people, a local official said. There were fears the death toll could rise further as the first rescuers reached some of the remote villages struck by the tremors in what is one of Afghanistan’s most impoverished … Read more

UN chief warns millions of Afghans are on the verge of death

UN chief warns millions of Afghans are on the verge of death

The head of the United Nations (UN) warned that millions of Afghans are “on the verge of death”, urging the international community to fund the UN’s $5 billion humanitarian appeal, release Afghanistan’s frozen assets and jump-start its banking system to prevent the economic and social collapse. The secretary general Antonio Guterres told reporters Thursday that … Read more

White House announces $ 308 million humanitarian aid for Afghanistan

White House announces $ 308 million humanitarian aid for Afghanistan

The United States government announced that it will contribute $ 308 million in additional humanitarian aid for Afghanistan. The country is getting closer and closer to a humanitarian crisis under the power of the Taliban, who took office almost five months ago. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) providesThe new aid will be … Read more

In Afghanistan, mortar shell explosion kills 9 children

In Afghanistan, mortar shell explosion kills 9 children

An explosion in the east of Afghanistan near the border with Pakistan killed at least nine children and injured four others, according to local officials. Monday’s explosion took place when a food cart struck an old, unexploded mortar shell in the village of Baiganan in the district of Lalopar, According to a statement from the … Read more

Afghan baby found by his family after he disappeared in Kabul during the evacuation process

Afghan baby found by his family after he disappeared in Kabul during the evacuation process

An Afghan baby who disappeared after his parents handed him over to a soldier during the evacuation process of citizens outside the Kabul airport in August, he was finally located and handed over to his family. The father of baby Sohail Ahmadi, who was two months old on August 19, and his wife and four … Read more

Afghanistan: Taliban order merchants to behead mannequins from their shops

Afghanistan: Taliban order merchants to behead mannequins from their shops

Afghanistan.- In Herat province, Afghanistan, the Taliban have ordered traders to behead the mannequins in their stores, considering them figures against Islamic law. The merchants of Herat have begun to cut the heads of the mannequins that display in their stores after the “recommendation” of the Ministry of Propagation of Virtue and Prevention of Vice … Read more

VIDEO: Taliban order to “behead” mannequins in Afghanistan stores for violating Islamic law

VIDEO: Taliban order to “behead” mannequins in Afghanistan stores for violating Islamic law

Taliban refused to cover only the faces of the figures and insisted on cutting off their heads. Photo: Chris McGrath / EFE The Taliban ordered clothing vendors in Herat, western Afghanistan, to behead mannequins in their stores considering the exposure of women in mannequin form is contrary to Islamic law. The directive joins a series … Read more

Taliban order to “behead” mannequins in shop windows in Afghanistan

Taliban order to “behead” mannequins in shop windows in Afghanistan

Showcases with female mannequins in Herat, Afghanistan, will look headless. Photo: SHAH MARAI / AFP / Getty Images The Taliban ordered the clothing vendors of Herat, west of Afghanistan, decapitate the mannequins in their stores considering that the exhibition of women in the form of mannequins is against Islamic law. The directive joins a series … Read more