Afghanistan

Can Afghanistan avoid a hunger crisis?

Can Afghanistan avoid a hunger crisis?

Video Duration 25 minutes 00 seconds 25:00 The United Nations World Food Programme says eight out of every nine families in Afghanistan are going hungry. The lack of food is the result of Afghanistan’s economic crisis. It has been compounded by the worldwide isolation of the Taliban government. The United States and the Western donors…

Isolating Afghanistan Could Lead to World Security Threat, Counterterrorism Official Warns

Isolating Afghanistan Could Lead to World Security Threat, Counterterrorism Official Warns

Qatar’s special envoy for counterterrorism and mediation in conflict resolution said Tuesday that countries should engage with Afghanistan’s new Taliban rulers, warning that isolating the nation could lead to a wide-reaching security threat, the Associated Press reported. Mutlaq bin Majed al-Qahtani pointed to what happened when Al-Qaeda used Afghanistan as a base to plot the…