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Ivana Saric
Jan 15, 2023 - World

UN rebukes Afghan bank’s cash remarks as "misleading and unhelpful"

Fiona Frazer speaks next to Markus Potzel, acting head of United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan
Sareen Habeshian
Dec 28, 2022 - World

UN Security Council denounces Taliban restrictions on women

Dec 25, 2022 - World

Pope's Christmas message: World suffering from "famine of peace"

Pope Francis.

NGOs suspend Afghanistan operations after Taliban ban women

Afghan women protest against new Taliban ban on women accessing University Education on December 22, 2022
Jacob Knutson
Updated Dec 21, 2022 - World

Taliban ban women from Afghanistan's universities

Afghan women in Injil District of Herat Province on Dec. 17.
Ivana Saric
Nov 10, 2022 - World

Taliban ban women from Afghanistan's parks and gyms

Jan. 6 panel: Trump ordered large-scale U.S. troop withdrawals after election

UN chief: The "world is in big trouble"

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
Erin Doherty
Sep 19, 2022 - World

Taliban release American Mark Frerichs in prisoner swap

Bashar Noorzai (C), a warlord and Taliban associate attends press event at the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul on September 19, 2022.