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New York, Oct 10 (JEN): Afghans who fled fighting in Kunduz have received bread baked from wheat flour fortified with vitamins and minerals along with other food supplies, but the World Food Programme (WFP) is “seriously concerned” about the safety and food security of people remaining in the north-eastern province. more
Government, UN and donors examine organization's work in Afghanistan

New York, Jul 15 (JEN): The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), senior Afghan Government officials and representatives from the international donor community have gathe ...

Afghanistan: Security Council welcomes direct talks between Government and Taliban

New York, July 11 (JEN) The United Nations Security Council has welcomed the recently held direct talks between Afghan Government and Taliban representatives as a step towards “peace a ...

Afghanistan: UN officials welcome direct talks between Government and Taliban

New York, July 9 (JEN) United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and his Special Representative in Afghanistan Nicholas Haysom have welcomed direct talks held between Afghan Government a ...

Afghanistan: UN condemns Taliban’s attack on judges and prosecutors

New York, May 12 (JEN): The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has strongly condemned Sunday's suicide attack against a civilian bus transporting employees of the Attor ...

Afghanistan: UN envoy deplores latest deadly attack on civilians

New York, Apr 3 (JEN): The top United Nations envoy for Afghanistan has condemned “in the strongest terms” today’s deadly suicide attack in the city of Khost, in the count ...

Afghanistan: UN condemns brutal killing of mentally ill woman

New York, Mar 21 (JEN) United Nations officials in Afghanistan have strongly condemned the brutal killing of a 27-year-old mentally ill woman, who was attacked yesterday by an angry crowd ac ...

Afghanistan: UN officials urge reforms, fight against drug trade to ensure country's security

New York, Dec 19 (JEN) As Afghanistan builds upon recent political developments, including the formation of a unity government, the country’s authorities and the international communi ...

UN political chief urges revamped approach to boosting development in Afghanistan

New York, Dec 5 (JEN): Despite lingering instability and economic fragility, Afghanistan sits at an historic crossroads from which it can fully transition to a “strong, independent, a ...

Afghanistan: Security Council condemns attack on UK embassy vehicle

New York, Nov 29 (JEN) The United Nations Security Council has condemned in the strongest terms the attack on Thursday on a United Kingdom embassy vehicle in Kabul, Afghanistan, reiterating ...