Afghan Ministry of Mines and Petroleum said on Sunday that it is expected that the Turkmenistan–Afghanistan–Pakistan–India (TAPI) gas pipeline which is being built in Tukmenistan will reach the Afghanistan border in Herat by January.
The foreign ministry of Pakistan said India’s presence in Afghanistan destabilizes the region and not acceptable to Pakistan.
An American woman and her family who have been held hostage by militants in Afghanistan for five years have been freed.
The situation in Afghanistan is rapidly changing for the worse, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said at Thursday’s meeting with Tajik Defense Minister Sherali Mirzo.
A Russian military plane with at least 92 people on board has crashed in Black sea shortly after it disappeared from Radar following its takeoff from Sochi.
The Berlin terrorism attack has raised concerns about violence against Germany’s asylum seekers.
At least 12 people have been killed and three injured in a recent car accident in the Iranian southeastern province of Sistan and Baluchestan.
Called the “Taliban trick”, Afghan migrants who are scheduled to be deported are claiming to be members of the Taliban, forcing police to open criminal investigations so that they could escape their deportation.
Germany officials say that more than 3,000 undocumented Afghan refugees who have no chance to stay in Germany, voluntarily left the country in 2016.
A German news website says a flight returning failed Afghan asylum applicants to Afghanistan is due to take place soon.