PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): A high-powered delegation sent to central Logar province by the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) on Friday said the housing problem of nomad Kuchis should be resolved.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): The Afghan embassy in Islamabad on Wednesday asked Pakistani authorities to lift a ban on the movement of Afghan refugees through the Kohat Tunnel that connects southern districts of northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province with Peshawar.
JALALABAD (PAN): The United Nations and the Department of Refugees on Monday distributed winter assistance to about 400 poor families in the Behsud district of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Monday.
MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): A number of refugees in northern Balkh province said on Tuesday they were not helped by anyone in harsh winter months, but the Department of Refugee and Repatriation Affairs claimed assisting the needy families.
KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Refugee and Repatriation Affairs on Saturday rejected reports that Iran had given a three-month ultimatum to 900,000 registered Afghan refugees to leave the neighbouring country.