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Repatriation of Afghan Refugees from Iran Rises to 53 Percent: Ministry

The rate of refugees return from Iran to Afghanistan has increased to 53 percent as more than 490 thousand Afghans have returned home since January this year. Despite rising violence in Afghanistan, fewer Afghans are being granted asylum across the globe. At least 495,000 Afghans have returned home from Iran this year, according to the Ministry of Refugees …

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HPC Delegation to Visit Pakistan for Peace Talks

Following the U.S. officials’ trip to Islamabad and Kabul, a delegation of High Peace Council is expected to visit Pakistan and facilitate talks between Afghan and Pakistani religious scholars to end the 17-year-old conflict in Afghanistan. Azizullah Din Mohammad, Deputy Head of HPC told Ariana News on Saturday that the …

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15 Killed in Kandahar’s Bus Accident

At least 15 people,  including women and children, have been killed and 25 others were wounded in a traffic accident in the country’s southern Kandahar province, Zia Dourani, the spokesman of Police said. The accident occurred in Hawoz Madad village of Zhari district at around 6 am (local time). The wounded …

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Kabul to be Divided into Four Security Zones

President Ashraf Ghani has ordered Kabul’s division into four zones, the Presidential Palace said in a statement. Ghani in a new scheme instructed the Kabul Garrison to work along with the Police, army and national security to provide the security of Kabul. “The west of Kabul will be changed into …

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