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    Saudi Arabia donates aid to IDPs

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The government of Saudi Arabia has donated two million dollars worth of food aid to the internally-displaced and repatriated Afghans, an official said on Wednesday.



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    Waziristan refugees in Khost receive aid

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Some Australia-based Afghans provided cash assistance to refugees from Pakistan’s South Waziristan Agency (SWA) in southeastern Khost province.



    Business & Economics,Migration,Features

    Number of illegal migrants to Iran soars

    ZARANJ (Pajhwok): The number of youth illegally travelling to Iran in search of jobs via Nimroz province has doubled and those deported from the neighbouring country are stuck here, unable to pay for their home journey.



    Governance,Migration

    Foreign aid sought for Waziristan refugees

    KHOST (Pajhwok): The Minister of Foreign Affairs would contact donor agencies to seek support for the refugees who recently fled a military operation in the North Waziristan Agency (NWA) of Pakistan. 



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    US-Afghans send food aid to refugees

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): A number of Afghans living in the US have provided food aid to Khost-based refugees from Pakistan’s tribal region of North Waziristan.



    Business & Economics,Migration

    Edible items distributed to NWA refugees

    SHARANA (Pajhwok): Officials in southeastern Paktika province on Thursday distributed edible items to refugees from the North Waziristan Agency of Pakistan. The families have been displaced by a military operation in the region.



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    N. Waziristan refugees receive aid in Khost

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Edible and non-edible items were distributed on Sunday to 3,000 more families displaced from Pakistan's tribal region of North Waziristan as a result of an ongoing military operation. They have taken refuge in southeastern Khost province.



    Governance,Security and Crime,Migration

    Pak refugees brought no arms: Naeemi

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Authorities in southeastern Khost province on Saturday rejected reports that refugees from Pakistan’s restive tribal region of North Waziristan had brought weapons to Afghanistan.



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    Assistance to Waziristan refugees pledged

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The governor of southeastern Paktia province on Friday promised humanitarian assistance would be extended to refugees from Pakistan’s North Waziristan tribal region, where a military offensive has been underway.



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    Waziristan families pledged more aid

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Afghan and UN officials have called for urgent humanitarian assistance for Pakistani families who fled an ongoing military operation in North Waziristan tribal region to southeastern Khost province.