Number of Afghanistan Citizens Fleeing to Iran Border Rises

The quantity of Afghans attempting to cross the boundary into Iran has taken off since the Taliban came to control almost two months prior. In any case, yet a couple figured out how to cross.

Before the Taliban came to control on August 15, around 1,000 to 2,000 individuals crossed into Iran by means of the Zaranj line station in the southwestern region of Nimroz consistently.

 

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Nonetheless, the line leader for Nimroz area, Mohammad Hashem Hanzaleh told AFP this week the quantity of individuals attempting to cross had leaped to somewhere in the range of 3,000 and 4,000 every day.

The ascent comes as a staggering financial and philanthropic emergency strikes Afghanistan. This condition is compounded by the Assembled Countries cautioning that 33% of the populace faces the danger of starvation.

In any case, Hanzaleh said that not many had papers to go through.

Merchants and people holding home visas, just as those with visas to look for clinical treatment, were not forestalled by Iranian powers. He added that around 5-600 individuals were permitted to spend every day.

For those without their papers attempting to get across, the experience can be horrible.

Hayatullah, wearing a towel-like turban and dim facial hair, uncovered his harmed hand, with dull blood leaking through the wrap.

“Iranian troopers took our cash. They hit our hands, they tore our hands,” he said.

 

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Mohammad Nasim said he had been upset multiple times subsequent to attempting to climb the boundary divider.

Two evenings prior, he said Iranian boundary watches had started shooting and killed two individuals attempting to cross, including one of his companions.

In any case, that didn’t prevent him from returning the next night. Albeit in the end just to be gotten and beaten.

At the point when the gatekeepers inquired as to why he was attempting to cross without administrative work.

“In the event that you see the neediness, craving and wretchedness of our country, you will go to the opposite side of the boundary too,” Nasim answered.

“We have no other arrangement,” he closed.

 

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Death toll from bombing at Shia mosque in Afghanistan rises to 100

The United Nations (UN) Mission to Afghanistan reported that the death toll from the bomb that hit the mosque in Kunduz City on Friday (8/10) rose to more than 100 people.

A number of videos circulating show various bloodied human bodies lying with the rubble of the mosque, which is often used by the Shia community in Afghanistan.

 

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“Initial information indicates more than 100 people were killed and injured by a suicide bombing inside the mosque,” the UN mission said in a tweet.

Witnesses said the bomb exploded during Friday prayers at the mosque.

Quoted by Reuters, until now no party has claimed responsibility for the deadly incident.

However, the attack came four days after a similar bombing incident hit a mosque in the capital Kabul, killing five people. ISIS-Khorasan claimed responsibility for the terror.

The ISIS-K group has continued to intensify attacks after the Taliban took control of Afghanistan from the previous government.

 

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The ISIS-K group, a staunch enemy of the Taliban, is reported to have bases in Nangarhar and Khorasan provinces.

In August, the ISIS-K group claimed responsibility for a bomb attack at Hamid Karzai International Airport, which killed 169 Afghans and 13 members of the United States Marine Corps.

The incident took place days before US and allied troops officially left after two decades of invading Afghanistan.

 

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UN Extends Mission in Afghanistan for Next 6 Months

The United Nations Security Council (UN) chose to broaden the UN mission in Afghanistan for an additional a half year until March 2022. The UN likewise approached the Taliban to make a comprehensive government.

 

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The 15-part security gathering chose to proceed with the political mission entitled UNAMA which zeroed in on managing improvement issues. Afghanistan has been a significant worry since the Taliban held onto the public authority.

In the archive, the United Nations focused on the significance of setting up a comprehensive and agent government. At present, the public authority is made up completely of individuals from the Taliban and there are no ladies.

“Ladies’ full, equivalent and significant interest, and regard for basic freedoms, including for ladies, youngsters and minorities,” the UN composed.

Likewise, in this mission, the UN additionally guarantees that it will keep on assuming a part in the harmony and steadiness of Afghanistan.

 

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Ambassadors said the Taliban had no issue with the expansion of the UN mission in Afghanistan.

“They are more even minded,” said an UN Afghanistan trained professional.

The UN delegate additionally said the Taliban required an UN presence.

“The Taliban need the UN and this is our impact,” the UN delegate said.

The UN Security Council likewise asked UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to give month to month briefings on the most recent circumstance in Afghanistan until the finish of the mission.

 

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UN resumes humanitarian mission flights to Afghanistan

The Unified Countries (UN) started continuing trips for compassionate missions to Afghanistan on Thursday (2/9) neighborhood time.

The UN representative, Stephane Dujarric, said that the compassionate flights were placed into activity “so 160 philanthropic associations can continue lifesaving exercises in different areas of Afghanistan.”

 

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Dujarric later clarified that the flight was working from Islamabad, Pakistan, to two urban areas in Afghanistan, to be specific Mazar-I-Sharif and Kandahar.

As per Dujarric, there have been three flights arriving at Mazar-I-Sharif since August 29. Every one of the flights were conveying food help for Afghans.

He said that as of now, the Assembled Countries is dealing; with adding more trips to arrive at different pieces of Afghanistan.

“From 2002 to 2021, UN Helpful Trips in Afghanistan have arrived at in excess of 20 objections in the country. We will attempt to get back to those areas when security and funds permit,” Dujarric said, as cited by AFP.

 

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Furthermore, Dujarric likewise said that the Assembled Countries is attempting to give freight trips to convey non-food things, like clinical requirements.

In the mean time, common trips to and from Afghanistan are at present not functional. Hamid Karzai Global Air terminal has not been dynamic since US troops withdrew recently.

This non military personnel flight is particularly required in light of the fact that there are as yet numerous residents, the two outsiders and Afghans, who are sitting tight for departure.

Right now, it isn’t realized which party will work Kabul air terminal. Before the US left, Turkey worked Kabul air terminal since 2004. Presently, Turkey and Qatar are supposedly proceeding to facilitate talking about the activity of Kabul air terminal.

 

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