Payam Aftab News Network - Report Latest Topics vfrbn4i.erhbiu3lrml3kek..h,nur3eu4e4pr.html Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:37:03 GMT /skins/default/en/normal2/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Produced by Payam Aftab 100 70 en Copyright©, all rights reserved Wed, 21 Apr 2021 11:37:03 GMT Report 60 Coronavirus overwhelms Afghanistan’s war-ravaged hospitals As coronavirus spreads in Afghanistan, the cracks in the country's healthcare system - already weakened by decades of war - are starting to show. BBC Pakistan and Afghanistan Correspondent Secunder Kermani reports on the country's worsening Covid-19 crisis. ]]> Social Tue, 30 Jun 2020 12:30:45 GMT Afghanistan fears coronavirus may be more deadly than violence after 18 years of civil war Afghanistan is particularly vulnerable to COVID-19 after decades of war smashed the country's health systems and now millions of migrant workers are returning from Iran to all provinces in the country. ]]> Social Sun, 10 May 2020 09:18:07 GMT Women and Girls With Disabilities at High Risk of Harassment in Afghanistan Due to COVID-19 Human Rights Watch released a new report detailing abuse in cities across the country. ]]> Social Thu, 30 Apr 2020 09:49:17 GMT Living Scared: In Kabul’s Shi’ite Enclave, Hazara Fear A Taliban Return Militant violence has transformed Dasht-e Barchi, a thriving urban enclave, into a war zone. ]]> Political Mon, 06 Apr 2020 07:43:37 GMT Taliban insists talks with US focused on foreign troop withdrawal The Taliban say ongoing bilateral “serious discussions” with the United States are entirely focused on the withdrawal of foreign forces from Afghanistan and reports to the contrary are “propaganda.” ]]> Political Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:56:19 GMT ​Afghanistan: Suicide Offensive According to partial data compiled by the South Asia Terrorism Portal (SATP), at least 822 people have died in 64 suicide attacks across Afghanistan in the current year (data till November 30, 2018). There were 613 fatalities in 52 such attacks through 2017; and 503 fatalities in 43 incidents in 2016. ]]> Political Tue, 04 Dec 2018 06:50:20 GMT How a Taliban assassin got close enough to kill a general The ambush last month also took the life of one of the nation’s most important bulwarks against the Taliban: Gen. Abdul Raziq, the police chief of Kandahar Province. ]]> Political Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:48:53 GMT US inspector says: ​Taliban control more territory in Afghanistan than at any point since 2001 The Taliban have strengthened their grip in Afghanistan over the past three years, according to a new report released by the US government's own ombudsman of the war. ]]> Political Thu, 01 Nov 2018 06:48:15 GMT Report: Pakistan terror risk three times higher than Syria Pakistan is responsible for three times the terror risk to humanity than that in Syria, according to a joint study by UK-based Oxford University and India-based Strategic Foresight Group. ]]> Political Sat, 27 Oct 2018 06:56:16 GMT India should keep close eye on Kabul as General Raziq's death gives ISI crucial role in stabilising Afghanistan With Raziq dead and no viable successor in sight, the biggest challenge to Kandahar’s defences is finding a replacement if it is to be saved from slipping into the Taliban control as a renewed Taliban offensive on the province seems likely. ]]> Political Sun, 21 Oct 2018 10:32:00 GMT