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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.


    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.


    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.


    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.


    Aid distribution to Waziristan families begins

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): The process of distributing relief goods to around 1,000 families freshly arrived from Pakistan’s North Waziristan tribal region to southeastern Khost province has begun, a senior official said on Sunday.


    Kunar families who fled Pak attacks need aid

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Displaced by Pakistani rocket attacks from eastern Kunar province, a large number of families, who have arrived in Nangarhar, say they are desperate for shelter in the face of scorching heat, which makes the observance of fasting more difficult.

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    500 Waziristan families return from Khost

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Hundreds of families, who had migrated to Afghanistan from Pakistan’s tribal region of North Waziristan, have returned to Kurram Agency, a news report said on Friday.


    Refugees from Waziristan in dire need of aid

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Presidential advisor on tribal affairs Shahzada Massoud on Monday called on the international community to help Afghanistan provide emergency relief to Pakistani families displaced