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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.


    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


    NWA residents seek refuge in Paktika

    SHARAN (Pajhwok): Fleeing an ongoing military offensive in the North Waziristan Agency (NWA), dozens of families have sought refuge in the Orgun district of southeastern Paktika province, an official said on Saturday.


    Camp being set up for Pakistani refugees

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Up to 600 families have migrated from Pakistan’s tribal region of North Waziristan to southeastern Khost province, the governor said on Thursday.


    500 Miranshah families migrate to Khost

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Nearly 500 families from Miranshah, the main town in Pakistan’s tribal region of North Waziristan, have crossed the border into southeastern Khost province due to a strict curfew in the area.


    Land plots gifted to warlords: Refugees

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A number of refugees on Saturday complained land plots they were promised by the ministry concerned been allotted to warlords and other powerful individuals.


    Iran deports 2,800 Afghan children last year

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Human Rights Commission on Thursday expressed concern over the deportation of more than 2,800 Afghan children into western Afghanistan from neighbouring Iran last year.