Dozens of migrants, mainly from Afghanistan, have been taken to hospital in Croatia after police stopped a van carrying 67 people, and arrested two Bulgarian citizens suspected of human trafficking, the police said.
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.
Pak- Afghan transporters conditionally ended their four consecutive day strikes after promises were delivered that strict actions would be taken against illegal tax collecting.
A group of at least 38 Afghan asylum seekers whose asylum applications have been rejected by German officials arrived at Kabul airport early Thursday morning.
New data from Save the Children reveals an alarming education crisis in Afghanistan, as 3,000 Afghans are repatriated daily from Pakistan, following a tightening in regulations by Pakistani authorities.
In order to meet the extraordinary needs of returning Afghan refugees, the United States has announced to provide more than $39 million, in addition to its previous funding of more than $165 million for humanitarian responses in Afghanistan since the beginning of the fiscal year 2016.
Nat Geo’s famed ‘Afghan Girl’ Sharbat Gula will not be deported from Pakistan, said Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s provincial minister Shaukat Yousafzai on Saturday.
National Geographic’s Afghan girl Sharbat Gula who was earlier arrested for holding a fake Pakistani identity card has been hospitalized while in custody.
Pakistan has decided to suspend repatriation process of Afghan refugees from 30 November until February next year, according to UNHCR.
Expressing “utmost disappointment” at the rejection of bail of Nat Geo’s famed ‘Afghan Girl’ Sharbat Gula, the Afghan envoy to Pakistan has called on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to intervene in the case for her release.