Afghanistan

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FCDO ‘error’ reveals data on Afghan teacher in hiding from Taliban
Details under Afghan Citizens Resettlement Scheme have been passed to member of the public

Nicola Kelly

10, Aug, 2022 @3:22 PM

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‘The US let him go free’: release of terrorist who killed unarmed Australian soldiers shows contempt for ally, family says
Exclusive: Father of one of three soldiers slain by Hekmatullah says Australia was ‘sidelined’ in deal between US and Taliban to release terrorist from prison

Ben Doherty

09, Aug, 2022 @5:30 PM

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‘I will continue killing foreigners’: soldier who shot dead unarmed Australians treated as ‘returning hero’ by Taliban
Exclusive: Hekmatullah, who killed three Australian soldiers, is living in a heavily protected luxury Kabul home after being freed from prison

Ben Doherty

07, Aug, 2022 @5:30 PM

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‘Cricket is everything’: Adnan Miakhel’s England dreams alive as asylum granted
Talented teenager who escaped militia fighters in Afghanistan caught Freddie Flintoff’s attention during BBC series

Josh Halliday North of England correspondent

07, Aug, 2022 @1:31 PM

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‘They beat girls just for smiling’: life in Afghanistan one year after the Taliban’s return
Despite their promises of peace and stability, the country is on its knees, and its people are desperate

Emma Graham-Harrison in Kabul

07, Aug, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Photographer Fatimah Hossaini: ‘In Kabul, there was so much hope and desire’
The Afghan-Iranian artist narrowly escaped from Kabul to Paris last August, as the Taliban took over. She talks about the terror of that time, why she still longs for home, and her work photographing Afghan women in exile

Rachel Cooke

07, Aug, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘Shameful’: Afghans who helped UK abandoned to a life of fear under the Taliban
Home Office accused of failing to ensure safety of thousands including teachers and translators

Mark Townsend

07, Aug, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Al-Qaida chief’s killing comes as group gains ground in African conflict zones
UN says terror organisation, whose affiliate recently attacked Mali’s most important military base, ‘is once again the leader of global jihad’

Jason Burke

05, Aug, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Hey, that’s my house: US aid worker realises Zawahiri villa is his old home
The Kabul property hit by a US drone was familiar. It turned out Dan Smock had something in common with al-Qaida’s leader

Emma Graham-Harrison in Kabul

04, Aug, 2022 @8:51 AM

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‘We’re all responsible for Afghanistan’: confronting exhibition spotlights Australia’s 20-year war
An artist’s blood and the Brereton report feature in a month-long Sydney show and symposium that aims to platform victims of a war whose legacy lives on

Kelly Burke

04, Aug, 2022 @2:09 AM

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‘Tricky situation’: Taliban unsure how to respond to Zawahiri’s death
Senior commanders caught between hopes for international recognition and pressure from their own ranks

Emma Graham-Harrison in Kabul

03, Aug, 2022 @5:58 PM

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Nancy Pelosi tells President Tsai US will not abandon Taiwan – as it happened
House speaker meets Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei during visit described as ‘extremely egregious’ by China’s vice foreign minister

Virginia Harrison, Vivian Ho, Chris Stein, Martin Belam and Oliver Holmes

03, Aug, 2022 @6:12 AM

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