Afghanistan

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London marchers to call for safe asylum route for Afghan women
Thousands expected to demonstrate on Sunday to urge UK government to help those fleeing Taliban

Geneva Abdul

26, Nov, 2022 @7:00 AM

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UK aid to Afghanistan entrenched corruption and injustice, report finds
Government watchdog says £3.5bn aid in 20 years to 2020 failed to achieve aim of stabilising Afghan government

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

24, Nov, 2022 @12:01 AM

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Sayed fled Afghanistan, found safety in Australia and built a life. Then it was snatched away
Refugee was turned away from citizenship ceremony and became trapped in bureaucratic nightmare thanks to authorities’ mistrust of Afghan identity documents

Ben Doherty

19, Nov, 2022 @7:00 PM

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Dominic Raab’s conflicts with staff led to delays in Afghanistan evacuation, sources claim
Raab allegedly allowed only a handful of senior staff to engage with him near the final stages of the operation

Aubrey Allegretti and Anna Isaac

19, Nov, 2022 @7:00 AM

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‘I had tears streaming’: a sobering film about the last months of the Afghan war
Acclaimed documentarian Matthew Heineman talks about his often devastating account of the US withdrawal from Afghanistan

David Smith in Washington

17, Nov, 2022 @6:29 AM

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Standard questions about Dominic Raab’s record as a minister | Brief letters
Brief letters: Dover-Calais importance | Afghanistan withdrawal | Heron mishearing | Mastodon confusion | Oxford comma

13, Nov, 2022 @6:37 PM

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‘It changes your whole mood’: the hiking project that helps new arrivals feel at home
Through mountain vistas and temperate rainforests, young trekkers – from recent migrant and refugee backgrounds – get an introduction to Australia’s bush

Tracey Croke

13, Nov, 2022 @2:00 PM

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When I set foot inside the MCG, I felt a joy I and other Afghan refugees won’t forget | Shadi Khan Saif
I will never forget seeing our world-class players on the international stage after all Afghanistan has been through

Shadi Khan Saif

11, Nov, 2022 @2:17 AM

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Failed Senate candidate Heston Russell allegedly shot at unarmed Afghan civilians, ABC claims in court documents
Exclusive: Russell, a former special forces major, denies any wrongdoing and is suing the ABC for defamation over its reporting of alleged war crimes in Afghanistan

Ben Doherty and Amanda Meade

10, Nov, 2022 @3:14 AM

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Retrograde review – extraordinary insider’s view of US withdrawal from Afghanistan
Documentary maker Matthew Heineman watches a tragedy unfold as he follows the Green Berets supporting the Afghan army in the last months of the war against the Taliban

Leslie Felperin

08, Nov, 2022 @11:00 AM

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‘No darkness is for ever’: can an activist in exile persuade the Taliban to allow teaching on TV?
The regime’s closure of her support and literacy centres for women and girls was crushing, but Jamila Afghani is looking for ways to build a brighter future for the Afghan women she left behind

Isabel Choat

03, Nov, 2022 @7:45 AM

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Gay Afghan student ‘murdered by Taliban’ as anti-LGBTQ+ violence rises
Death of Hamed Sabouri is latest in wave of attacks, with rights groups warning thousands are in hiding or trying to flee country

Deepa Parent

18, Oct, 2022 @5:24 PM

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