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The European Commission is allocating €1 million in humanitarian assistance in response to the devastating earthquake that struck southern Afghanistan early on June 22. This funding will be used to meet the most urgent needs of those...

Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson pose for a picture before a meeting, as Russia’s attack on Ukraine continues, in Kyiv, Ukraine June 17, 2022. Ukrainian Presidential Press Service/Handout...

By Saqalain Eqbal on Jun 18th, 2022

After over 100 cases were confirmed or suspected in Europe, the World Health Organization (WHO) called an emergency meeting on Friday, May 21st, to review the recent outbreak of monkeypox, a viral infection more common in west and central...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 21st, 2022

According to guidelines recommended on Wednesday by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the European Union’s Aviation Safety Agency, passengers flying in Europe from next week will no longer be obliged...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 11th, 2022

Under the Taliban government, aid delivery to the Afghan people has been ineffective, with health and education initiatives in disarray. According to the latest report by the Europe Asia Foundation (EAF) titled “Can ‘Softly-Softly’...

The European Union (EU) is proposing to add five pacts to strengthen the scheme’s social, labor, environmental, and climatic components, as the current framework expires at the end of 2023, in order to tighten sanctions on Pakistan’s...

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...

A Chicago-based artist has raised $145,000 so far for the aid effort in Ukraine by making a Lego-style figurine of the country’s President, Volodymyr Zelensky. The mini-figure – by custom Lego creators Citizen Brick –...

By Mehr Ali on Mar 22nd, 2022

The top economic adviser to the Ukrainian government called on Thursday for a full, global embargo on Russian oil and gas, describing the payments for Russia’s energy products as “blood money.” The adviser, Oleg Ustenko, made the...

By Mehr Ali on Mar 13th, 2022

A team of Sky News journalists came under fire while reporting in Kyiv this week – with one reporter and one camera operator both being hit by bullets.  The team, who were in a car, were out reporting on the ongoing Russian...

By Mehr Ali on Mar 6th, 2022

Russian and Ukrainian negotiators have agreed to set up an evacuation corridor and a temporary armistice in the areas to salvage stranded people in the besieged cities of Ukraine. The second round of talks was carried out in Belarus...

By Najibullah Lalzoy on Mar 4th, 2022

Google Maps over the weekend temporarily disabled tools offering live information about traffic conditions and how busy stores and restaurants are in Ukraine. The move comes after Russian forces invaded the eastern European country last...

Russia has destroyed the ‘biggest plane in the world’. It’s been four days since Russian President Vladimir Putin declared war on Ukraine, sending thousands of his troops across the border. Since then, there have...

By Mehr Ali on Feb 28th, 2022

A Ukrainian soldier has been hailed as a hero after he blew himself up with a bridge in order to stop Russian troops from advancing, according to the Ukrainian Armed Forces. Sharing the news on their Facebook page, the General Staff...

By Mehr Ali on Feb 27th, 2022

The Taliban have called on Russia to show restraint in its military invasion of Ukraine. In a statement, the Taliban called on Russia and Ukraine to protect the lives of Afghans living in the country. Russia launched its full-scale...

By Mehr Ali on Feb 26th, 2022