TimeLine Layout

September, 2022

  • 5 September

    Earthquake kills eight in eastern Afghanistan

    AT News Kabul: An earthquake in northeastern Afghanistan killed at least eight people early on Monday, and the toll could rise, the state news agency quoted a regional official as saying. The quake of magnitude 5.3 struck near the eastern city of Jalalabad in the early hours, the United States …

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  • 4 September

    Taliban says no need for females in judiciary

    AT News Kabul: The Supreme Court of the Taliban government says that there has been no need for the activities of female judges since the last one year. Head of the Supreme Court research and inspection directorate of the Taliban government, told reporters that at present judicial appointments are enough …

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  • 4 September

    Trump calls Biden a US enemy

    AT News Kabul: During a speech in the state of Pennsylvania, Donald Trump, the former president of the United States, described Joe Biden as an enemy of the United States of America. According US media, he accused the current US president of using the FBI (Federal Police) as a weapon …

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  • 4 September

    MSF concludes emergency earthquake response mission in Afghanistan

    Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) announced that this organization has ended its mission in the earthquake-affected areas in eastern Afghanistan after 5 weeks. Doctors Without Borders announced that it has ended its mission after 5 weeks of presence in the earthquake-affected areas of Khost and Paktika provinces. Doctors Without …

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  • 4 September

    Taliban raises airport service tax

    AT News Kabul: An official of a private aviation company in the country said that with this increase, the tax of every passenger who travels abroad will reach to $65. The director of Kabul Airport, Abdul Hadi Hamdan, said that as of September 1, 2022, the price of international tickets …

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  • 3 September

    Karzai met with a number Afghan professors   

    AT Kabul: The former president of Afghanistan, Hamid Karzai, met with a number of professors and member of the private universities association. The private universities members talked about the existing problems and economic difficulties facing their activities and emphasized the importance of higher education in the society. The former president …

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  • 3 September

    Floods in Pakistan jeopardize aid delivery to Afghanistan, says UN

    AT News Kabul: The World Food Program says that the devastating floods in Pakistan have negatively affected the delivery of aid to the people of Afghanistan. Chris Kaye, the WFP’s Pakistan country director have warned that as a result of the devastating and unprecedented floods in Pakistan, the aid mission …

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  • 3 September

    Potential US arms deal with Taiwan angers China

    AT News Kabul: The United States on Friday announced a $1.1 billion arms package for Taiwan, vowing to keep boosting the island’s defences as tensions soar with Beijing, which warned Washington of “counter-measures.” The sale comes a month after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defiantly visited the self-governing democracy, prompting mainland …

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  • 3 September

    UN chief: Former Kyrgyzstan president to head Afghan mission

    AT News Kabul: Former Kyrgyzstan president Roza Otunbayeva has been appointed as the new U.N. special envoy for Afghanistan, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced late Friday. Otunbayeva succeeds Deborah Lyons of Canada as head of the U.N. political mission in Afghanistan known as UNAMA. She will be in charge of the …

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  • 3 September

    Mosque blast in western Afghanistan killed 18 including a Pro-Taliban cleric

    AT News Kabul:  A blast outside a mosque in the city of Herat in western Afghanistan on Friday killed at least 18 people including a high-profile pro-Taliban cleric in what authorities said was a suicide attack. “18 have been killed and 23 have been injured,” spokesman for the interior ministry …

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