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    Opinion | A Feckless American Foreign Policy’s Legacy

    America’s strategic pivot from the Middle East was a miscalculation, President Biden acknowledged on his recent swing by way of the area. Admitting that is a very good factor you can’t commence to take care of a challenge ahead of acknowledging that you have one particular. Regretably, this “mistake” was only 1 part of the profound failure of American strategic culture that has taken this region and the world into an significantly darkish location. The question now is whether or not Mr. Biden and his crew comprehend how considerably far more wants to be done to get American international coverage back again on keep track of. At the starting of…

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    UNDP, Earth Bank indication offer for $20mn to guidance initiatives in Afghanistan

    &#13 &#13 &#13 &#13 The United Nations Progress Progamme (UNDP) has signed a USD 20 million partnership agreement with the Environment Financial institution to assist humanitarian, economic, and social enhancement initiatives throughout all eight regions and 34 provinces of Afghanistan. &#13 &#13 In a assertion, UNDP stated the new partnership will provide personalized potential developing to NGO/CSOs within their do the job setting and support their Rapid Effect Initiatives (QIPs).&#13 &#13 “Presented UNDP’s many years of expertise and knowledge in supporting financial revival and fragile communities, the agency will pick out 400 NGOs and CSOs primarily based on their potential for swift outreach, engagement, and project layout,” the UNDP claimed.…

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    Flash floods in many sections of Afghanistan declare lives of 39 individuals

    &#13 &#13 &#13 &#13 As several as 39 folks have died in incidents of flash flooding in the past 7 days with new districts in the east, south, south-east, and central regions of Afghanistan impacted by large rains. &#13 &#13 “Considering that 5 July, flash floods have reportedly killed 39 persons across 5 provinces – Uruzgan (20), Ghazni (6), Nuristan (7), Paktya (3) and Zabul (3). Nine of those killed were children, including six in Ghazni and a few in Paktya provinces,” the United Nations Workplace for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) claimed in a flood update.&#13 &#13 The significant rains have ruined or destroyed all over 2,900 homes,…

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    EU gives Euro 40 mn for polio vaccines, little one defense in Afghanistan

    &#13 &#13 &#13 &#13 The European Union contributed an more Euro 25 million for polio vaccines and Euro 15 million for little one defense in Afghanistan. &#13 &#13 Andreas von Brandt, EU Ambassador to Afghanistan stated that it is unsafe for little ones doing work outside the house the house, especially when these migrant young children are at threat of violence, exploitation and abuse.&#13 &#13 “That is why the EU is contributing an extra Euro 15 million to UNICEF, to aid detect boys and ladies returning to Afghanistan who will need enable, and kids at danger of migration, and give them solutions other than migration or labour,” he stated as…

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    Extra overall flexibility could be included to anti-Taliban law to assistance Afghans: minister – Countrywide

    A legislation outlawing any dealings with the Taliban, which charities complain is impeding their potential to assist needy Afghans, could be adjusted by the federal government to give far more adaptability to aid organizations. Global Enhancement Minister Harjit Sajjan claimed the authorities is on the lookout at earning adjustments to the law to build “flexibility” to make humanitarian assist a lot easier. But, in an interview with The Canadian Press, he insisted Canada would not raise the Taliban’s designation as a recommended terrorist group. “We are on the lookout at options on what we can do to generate that versatility that other nations have,” he mentioned. “The U.S. now can…

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    Taliban Fighter Returns Home to Lifeless Family and Ruins After Earthquake | Earth News

    ASL ASHA, Afghanistan (Reuters) – Noor Shah Mohammad was serving as a Taliban soldier hundreds of miles from home when disaster struck early on Wednesday morning. A impressive earthquake decreased a great deal of his village to rubble, killing residents as they slept which include his spouse, father, two sisters and a brother. When he heard the news, he mentioned his coronary heart raced and he panicked he hitched the initially ride he could discover to acquire him to Asl Asha, near to the town of Gayan, where by he identified scenes of devastation. “I was not in this article, I was in Panjshir,” Mohammad told Reuters, referring to the…