In Afghanistan, situation for women is “not normal”, Human Rights Council hears

The situation for women is so desperate in Afghanistan that they are committing suicide at a…

Countries urged to ‘dig deep’ and support Afghanistan in aftermath of deadly earthquake

The top UN official in Afghanistan appealed on Sunday for greater international support for the country,…

Powerful earthquake in Afghanistan: Death toll rises to 920

The powerful earthquake has killed at least 920 people and left hundreds more injured in Afghanistan.

250 killed as earthquake shakes Afghanistan, Pakistan

An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 has killed at least 250 people in Afghanistan, the country’s disaster…

Afghanistan: Almost half the population going hungry

Nearly 20 million people in Afghanistan – almost half the population – are facing acute hunger,…

Afghanistan: 10 killed in explosion at Kabul mosque

The United Nations has condemned a deadly explosion at a Sufi mosque in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul,…

Afghanistan: UN condemns deadly blasts at two schools in Kabul

The United Nations has condemned the deadly bomb blasts at two educational institutions in Afghanistan’s capital,…