Officials from Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Counter Narcotics and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime on Sunday held their annual coordination meeting on decreasing drug demands in the country.
Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, the leader of Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA), on Sunday stressed the High Peace Consultative Board (HPCB) should be a team of highly qualified persons, saying the government might play the same game it played with his party under their peace deal.
H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE's Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, received on Sunday in Abu Dhabi the US special envoy for peace in Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad.
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the UN Migration Agency (IOM) launched Afghanistan’s National Referral Mechanism and Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Online Database in Kabul to strengthen counter trafficking protection measures of the Government of Afghanistan.
The People and Government of Republic of Korea has donated around USD 2.2 million in support of most vulnerable children and women affected by displacement due to drought. The contribution will protect 21,000 families, more than half are children, from the harsh winter season.
Signing MoU on modernization of Traffic System is part of the reforms in Ministry of Interior. For practical combat against the corruption and delivering effective & transparent services, we are at the beginning the process with signing of this MoU.
President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani met with the defense minister of Italy Elisabetta Trenta in ARG Presidential Palace to discuss bilateral relations between the two countries and other issues including the equipping of the Afghan armed forces.