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The German Ministry of Interior intends to impose quotas on the number of Afghan refugees admitted to the country. According to the German news magazine Der Spiegel, the Ministry intends to admit no more than 5,000 Afghans annually,...

Photo By: Rachel Corner Dr. Ahmad Naser Sarmast shifted the Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) from Kabul to Lisbon, Portugal. The school currently has a flourishing music education program, which has recently visited by...

According to an Iranian minister, Afghan refugees in Iran must take part in the census. Non-participation in the census is “illegal,” according to Interior Minister Ahmad Vahidi, who also “called on Afghan nationals...

The physical, psychological, and material well-being of all displaced people in Ukraine is jeopardized by the Ukrainian refugee crisis. Despite widespread support for Ukrainians and widespread criticism of Russia’s invasion, the crisis’s...

Amnesty International’s campaigner in South Asia Samira Hamidi expressed concern over the recent torture of Afghan refugees in Iran terming the acts to be a blatant violation of human rights. Speaking to Radio Free Afghanistan Samira...

There’s a movie that was filmed in 2015 that isn’t set to be released in 2115. 100 Years, dubbed the ‘The Movie You Will Never See’ in the tagline, stars John Malkovich and is directed by Spy Kids and From...

By Mehr Ali Altaf on Apr 7th, 2022

Matiullah Matie appears in Marathon County Court for an initial appearance. (WSAW) An Afghan refugee who claimed to be a tribal leader in Afghanistan was convicted of a fourth-degree sexual assault case on February 2nd in Wasau, the United...

With the rise of the Taliban in Afghanistan and the tumultuous withdrawal of the NATO and American troops, thousands of people from Afghanistan started to flee to Turkey in August 2021. Among those migrants, there were former government senior...

Journalist Khushnood Nabizada fled Afghanistan when the Taliban took the capital as U.S. troops withdrew. He lives with his family in Glen Allen now, one of approximately 4,900 Afghan refugees to resettle in Virginia since the end...

Zainab an 8-year-old Afghan girl begs for food and money on the streets of Kabul due to the dire poverty situation following the collapse of the country in the hands of the Taliban on August 15, 2021. Photo Credit: Khaama Press/ Firoz Sidiqy The...

According to a newly released report by the UN IOM, over half a million people in Afghanistan have been internally displaced as a result of conflicts and insecurity in 2021. The report which has been conducted between 11-21 November...

Sharbat Gula, the Afghan ‘green-eyed’ girl whose photo went viral after being printed on the cover of the National Geographic magazine in 1984, has now been given asylum by Italy, the Italian government announced on Thursday. The...

An Afghan refugee who was a former interpreter to the U.S army in Afghanistan was shot to death by San Francisco police on Friday, U.S media reported. 41-year-old Ajmal Amani, who used to work with the US military forces back in Afghanistan,...

Two Afghan men sitting by a lion statue in Kayan valley, Doshi district in the northern Baghlan province – Photo by: Frederique Lengaigne/Compass Films (1997) Afghanistan has once again been recognized as the ‘least happy’...

Federal officials have said that more than 28,000 Afghans have been applied for temporary visas into the US but added that only 100 of them have been approved so far. The applications have been filed shortly before the Taliban recaptured...