Tag Archives: Afghanistan

‘6,000 Afghan Schools Have No Buildings’

As many as 6,000 Afghan schools have no buildings, adding to problems that children face in getting an education in the war-torn country, officials said. Afghanistan’s education system has made significant gains since the Taliban were ousted by U.S.-led forces in 2001. However, despite of that progress, about 6,000 schools …

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NATO Foreign Ministers to Discuss Afghan Peace Tomorrow

The NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says the allies will address topics of peace and reconciliation in Afghanistan at the foreign ministers meeting tomorrow. Speaking ahead of the NATO foreign ministers meeting in Brussels, NATO Secretary General welcomed President Ashraf Ghani’s unprecedented offer of peace talks to the Taliban insurgent …

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Taliban Kills 14 Soldiers in Kunduz

At least 14 Afghan National Army soldiers were killed and four others wounded in a Taliban attack in northern Kunduz province of Afghanistan last night, a local official said Thursday morning. Safiullah Amiri, a member of the Kunduz provincial council told Ariana News that the incident has taken place in …

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