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Roadside Bomb Kills 11 Afghan Forces as US Envoy Renews Peace Diplomacy

ISLAMABAD – Officials in Afghanistan said Saturday a roadside bomb explosion in the northeastern border province of Badakhshan has killed at least eleven police personnel. The bombing comes as America’s peace envoy, Zalmay Khalilzad, has begun another visit to the region to push political reconciliation between Afghanistan’s warring sides. A provincial police spokesman told VOA […]

Health

UAE Sends Medical and Food Aid to Mauritania in Fight against COVID-19.

The United Arab Emirates today sent an aid plane containing 18 metric tons of medical and food supplies to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania to bolster the country’s efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19.   The aid will assist approximately 14,000 medical professionals as they work to contain the virus.   Commenting on the aid delivery, His Excellency Hamad Ghanim Hamad Al Mehairi, UAE Ambassador to Mauritania, stated: “The UAE is honored […]