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IDPs in Kapisa, refugess in Khost appeal for aid

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Oct 12, 2014 - 16:54
MEHMOOD RAQI/ KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Hundreds of Internally Displaced People (IDPs) in the central Kapisa province and thousands of Waziristani migrants in the south eastern Khost province appealed the government on Sunday to address their problems.
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Several projects launched in Nangarhar, Wardak (Video)

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Aug 30, 2014 - 10:45
JALALABAD/MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Work on a number of development projects of public welfare has been launched in eastern Nangarhar and central Maidan Wardak provinces, officials said Wednesday. Director of Public Health Dr. Najib Kamawal told...
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1 policeman killed, 4 injured in Helmand suicide attack

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Dec 05, 2013 - 15:20
LASHKARGAH (PAN): One policeman has been killed and four others injured when a suicide bomber targeted a police check post in Marjah district of the southern Helmand province, an official said Thursday. Fawad Askari, provincial police spokesperson,...
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Air Force formally handed 2 C-130 aircrafts (Video)

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Oct 10, 2013 - 14:08
KABUL ( PAN ): The Afghan Air Force officially received two C-130 transportation aircrafts during a ceremony in Kabul, the Ministry of Defence said late on Wednesday, amid calls for international efforts to strengthen the nascent force. Defence...
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$2m grant to eliminate child labour

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Oct 01, 2013 - 18:46
WASHINGTON (PAN): The United States has announced a $2 million grant to eliminate child labour from Afghanistan’s carpet industry.
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Saudi Arabia promises continued support

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Sep 27, 2013 - 17:48
KABUL (PAN): Foreign Minister Dr. Zalmai Rassoul met his Saudi counterpart Prince Saud Al-Faisal bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud on the sidelines of the 68th United Nations General Assembly in New York on Thursday.
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WB approves $50m grant for Afghan reforms

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Aug 08, 2013 - 16:25
KABUL (PAN): The World Bank has approved a $50 million grant through International Development Association (IDA) to help Afghan government reinforce legal, regulatory and institutional reforms, the bank said on Thursday.
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327 families get food assistance

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Jul 14, 2013 - 13:43
JALALABAD (PAN): The Jamiat-i-Islah party on Sunday distributed food items to around 327 destitute families in connection with the holy month of Ramadan in eastern Nangarhar province.
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Some countries yet to pay amounts pledged in Tokyo

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Jun 18, 2013 - 15:53
KABUL (PAN): Senior officials on Tuesday reviewed progress so far made on the Tokyo Mutual Accountability Framework during a meeting held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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Key partners assure MoPH of long-term support

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May 13, 2013 - 20:48
KABUL (PAN): Germany, Canada and USAID on Monday signed three partnership protocols with the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on long-term support.
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Intellectuals explore uplift opportunities

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Apr 04, 2013 - 16:12
KABUL (PAN): More than a hundred intellectuals gathered at the first Fulbright Alumni Conference in Kabul on Thursday to explore challenges and opportunities during the decade of development from 2014 to 24.
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State Dept. supports Afghanistan’s sovereignty

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Apr 04, 2013 - 15:03
WASHINGTON (PAN): The United States, reiterating its support for Afghanistan’s sovereignty and efforts of all countries to help the country manage its security on its own.
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US to support Afghans against terrorists

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Apr 04, 2013 - 14:06
KABUL (PAN): The United States on Thursday strongly condemned the suicide attack on the Appeal Court and Prosecutor’s Office in Farah City, where more than 50 people were killed and 100 others wounded.
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Estonia promises continued security support

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Apr 03, 2013 - 19:23
KABUL (PAN): Estonia on Wednesday assured Afghanistan of continued cooperation in areas of security and economic development, the foreign ministry in Kabul said.
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UINICEF grants education ministry $68.5m (video)

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Apr 01, 2013 - 11:44
KABUL ( PAN ): The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Saturday agreed to grant $68.5 million to the education ministry, an official said. Under an agreement signed in Kabul, 2,270 schools will be built in rural areas to pave the ground for...
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Afghan Army Train to Take on the Fight (video)

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Mar 16, 2013 - 11:37
KABUL (PAN): The Afghan National Army demonstrates the value of their new armoured vehicles supplied by the United States.
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ICRC fears cuts to Afghan charities after 2014

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Mar 15, 2013 - 18:12
KABUL (PAN): Charity organisations are more likely to shut down some operations in Afghanistan after 2014, when most of combat foreign troops are scheduled to leave, owing to a waning donor interest and insecurity, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has warned.
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WBG committed to help Afghans alleviate poverty: chief

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Mar 14, 2013 - 22:46
KABUL (PAN): The World Bank Group (WBG) chief, Jim Yong Kim, who met with President Hamid Karzai and other senior officials, on Thursday said the group was committed to helping the Afghans to promote growth and reduce poverty during and after the withdrawal of western security forces in 2014.
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US provides $250,000 to ARCS

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Mar 09, 2013 - 16:52
KABUL (PAN): The foreign affairs ministry on Saturday said the United States had provided $250,000 to the Afghan Red Crescent Society (ARCS) in assistance through the Supreme Master Ching Hai International Association.
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$18.2m GPI agreement inked with US (video)

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Feb 12, 2013 - 18:10
KABUL ( PAN ): US Ambassador Stephen G. McFarland and Minister of Counter-Narcotics Zarar Moqbel Osmani on Tuesday signed an agreement allocating id="mce_marker"8.2 million (939 million afghanis) for programs supported by the Good Performers...
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