Latest News for: Afghan radio


Taliban leader stands firm on his Islamic governance in Afghanistan

Beijing News 10 Apr 2024
At the same time, we expect that Islam will not be disrespected," stated Akhundzada in his defiant Pashto-language speech aired by the state-run Afghan radio station ... Afghan Schools Reopen, Girls Banned For 3rd Consecutive Year.

Exiled Afghan journalist Ahmad Hanayesh shot in Pakistan

CPJ 04 Apr 2024
“It is imperative for Pakistan to safeguard the hundreds Afghan journalists who have sought refuge within its borders, out of fear for their lives, because of the Taliban’s crackdown on media freedom.”.

RFE/RL Freelance Journalist Attacked By Armed Men In Islamabad

Radio Free Europe 04 Apr 2024
One of Hanayesh's relatives told Radio Azadi that three armed men on a motorcycle attacked the Afghan national as he was ...

Pakistan rules out negotiations with TTP

Dawn 04 Apr 2024
According to state broadcaster Radio Pakistan, she said Pakistan expected Afghan authorities to take urgent action against terrorist outfits and their leadership for the crimes they were committing ...

Taliban Confirm 2 Americans Among Foreign Detainees in Afghanistan

Voa News 31 Mar 2024
Zabihullah Mujahid, the chief Taliban spokesperson, told the state-run Afghan radio they had informed the United States about the detention of its citizens ... Relatives and U.S ... So far, they had only reported the arrest of Corbett ... media outlet Thursday ... .

Pakistan Threatens To Close Vital Afghan Trade Corridor With India

Radio Free Europe 22 Mar 2024
Pakistan says the TTP is using the Afghan side of the mountainous border region to launch such strikes ... "Their policy has always been harmful to Afghanistan," Ahmad Khan Ander, an Afghan military expert, told RFE/RL's Radio Azadi.

Pakistan's Campaign To Expel Millions Of Afghan Refugees Enters Second Phase

Radio Free Europe 20 Mar 2024
Pakistan is set to force some 850,000 documented Afghan refugees back to their country next month if they don't leave voluntarily ... “This new step will force Afghans to face danger and fear," lawyer Muniza Kakar told RFE/RL's Radio Azadi.

Swedish Aid Group Suspends Afghanistan Operations After Taliban Pulls Licenses

Radio Free Europe 19 Mar 2024
"All these activities were effective in healing our nation's pain," an Afghan aid worker who requested anonymity told RFE/RL's Radio Azadi ... "Our people are grappling with monumental problems," he told Radio Azadi.

The Azadi Briefing: Taliban's Investment In Iranian Port Signals Shift Away From Pakistan

Radio Free Europe 15 Mar 2024
“As a competitor of Pakistan, India cooperates with any government in Kabul if its relations with Islamabad are tense,” Nasrullah Stanikzai, an Afghan political expert, told RFE/RL’s Radio Azadi.

Women’s Day 2024: Patriarchy with Lipstick?

GlobalResearch 08 Mar 2024
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TOWARDS EQUALITY: Radio Begum: Radio station that offers a voice for Afghan women and girls

Asahi News 07 Mar 2024
One outstanding example is Hamida Aman, who founded the only Afghan radio station where all staff members are women, all content is related to women and the goal is to bring hope back to the women of Afghanistan.

Afghan Woman Award Winner Determined To Struggle For Rights Under Taliban

Radio Free Europe 07 Mar 2024
"I am happy to have this prize because it gives me another platform to raise my voice for the world's most marginalized community," she told RFE/RL's Radio Azadi while alluding to the plight of Afghan women under Taliban rule.

Selected Articles: Is Gene-Editing the New Name for Eugenics? “Enter Bill Gates”

GlobalResearch 07 Mar 2024
In November 2001, First Lady Laura Bush gave the President’s weekly radio address, stating that the fight against terrorism was. “also a fight for the rights and dignity of (Afghan) women.” The State ...

Women’s Day 2024: Women’s Rights in Afghanistan, “A Justification for War”

GlobalResearch 06 Mar 2024
Remember the deluge of political concern over the subjugation of Afghan ... In November 2001 First Lady Laura Bush gave the President’s weekly radio address, stating that the fight against terrorism was.

Taliban sets sights on making Afghanistan a global power in cricket

The Spokesman-Review 27 Feb 2024
Within days of the takeover in August 2021, Anas Haqqani, the influential younger brother of the Taliban’s interior minister, visited the Afghan cricket board to demonstrate the new government’s support for the sport.