The Deputy of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Kabul, during his trip to Jalalabad city and the meeting he had with Mohammad Naeem Akhund, Governor and Amir Mohammad Aftab, Chief of Health of Nangarhar Province, about his country's readiness to build a health center for the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes and resuming direct flights....
At least 15 Afghans, many of them elderly women, were killed and more than a dozen injured in a stampede in Jalalabad in Nangarhar province while waiting for visas from the Pakistan consulate, officials said Wednesday.
A farewell ceremony for Japanese doctor Tetsu Nakamura, who was killed in Afghanistan in December, was held Saturday attended by about 5,000 people paying respect for his longtime contribution to development of the central Asian country.
In the first phase at least 50 women and 76 children will be returned to relatives. In November 2019, over 1,300 ISIS militants surrendered to the Afghan military forces, tired of fighting. Tribal chief: "The Afghan government, the Afghan people and the Ulema (clerics) send women back with honor."
The US defended its attack that allegedly killed at least 32 farm workers and wounded 40 others including many children claiming that the group was actually ISIS fighters pretending to work as harvesters.