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‘Fremont’ an offbeat, multilayered gem

Boston Herald 22 Sep 2023
Named after the San Francisco-adjacent city, “Fremont” is a bit of a wonder ... city, in this case Fremont ... If this sounds a bit absurdist, it is, and I like it ... The therapist Dr ... Balali understands the wonders unlocked by a genuine world globe ... “move” at night, while the stars in Kabul “always stayed the same.” Sometimes, moving is good ... “Fremont” ... Grade.

9/11: Reflecting on 22 Years Since the Darkest Day in Modern U.S. History

Khaama Press 11 Sep 2023
By. Eva Johnson ... launching the War on Terror ... Last year, another prominent Al-Qaida leader, Ayman Al-Zawahiri, met his end in Kabul, the result of a U.S ... As U.S. military presence diminished, the Taliban regained control, culminating in their capture of Kabul in August 2021. 22 years post-9/11, the globe faces a different landscape ... .

Rich lode of EV metals could boost Taliban and its new Chinese partners

Stars and Stripes 20 Jul 2023
Yu Minghui, co-owner of the Faqiri steel mill, at the Kabul facility in May 2023 ... Around the time Kabul fell to the Taliban in August 2021, a boom shook the world's lithium market ... Globe-trotting Chinese traders packed into Kabul's hotels, racing to source lithium in the hinterlands.

Stories of terror – and hope – from the Afghanistan LGBTQ+ community

Metro UK 04 Jun 2023
It’s been nearly two years since the UK government pledged to evacuate Afghan nationals who aided British forces and those most at risk of persecution following the Taliban’s invasion of Kabul ... Escaping Kabul by travelling halfway across the globe, Abdul, a 34-year-old bisexual man, is now rebuilding his life in the US.

World at Center of Kabul; Oversized Afghanistan in Hand-Painted Globe Put in Display

Khaama Press 14 Dec 2022
As a landmark that places the world in the center of Kabul, the Kabul Municipality officials unveiled a gigantic hand-painted globe with an oversized Afghanistan in the Afghan capital of Kabul. On Tuesday, December 13, local authorities unveiled a giant hand-painted globe of the ...

Taliban provokes India; Distorted Indian map without Kashmir inaugurated in Kabul | Watch

Hindustan Times 13 Dec 2022
Taliban government inaugurated the globe with distorted Indian map in Kabul. The globe has been installed at an intersection in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan.

Taliban publicise distorted map of India without Kashmir; Show Ladakh in China

Hindustan Times 06 Dec 2022
The Afghan rulers unveiled a globe at an intersection in Kabul with the distorted map of India ... issues in India and across the globe.

‘All I kept thinking was we had lost everything. I knew my life and my community would totally change’

The Irish Times 20 Sep 2022
On the morning of August 15th, 2022, as Taliban fighters arrived at the gates of Kabul after sweeping across Afghanistan in less than 10 days, Dr Aziz ... As soon as he learned the Taliban had taken control of Kabul, he started contacting friends and colleagues around the globe.

One year on, Afghan refugees find shelter but little security in US

The Hill 29 Aug 2022
The series — Here, There, Everywhere — tells the story of life after the evacuation through the eyes of Afghan refugees in the U.S., vulnerable Afghans who have been unable to escape the country, and those refugees scattered across the globe.  ... He never thought Kabul would fall so quickly.

Taliban anniversary, Gaza flare-up, and a telling defeat for al-Shabab: The Cheat Sheet

The New Humanitarian 12 Aug 2022
Our editors’ weekly take on humanitarian news, trends, and developments from around the globe. On our radar ... The Taliban returned to power in Kabul on 15 August last year ... CUBA ... “We don’t feel confident in our lives.” Look out every month for these new in-depth analyses on emerging crises around the globe from specialist food journalist Thin Lei Win ... .

Meeting Afghanistan’s exiled female TV journalists

The New Arab 24 Jun 2022
“With the Taliban coming to power I lost all my hopes and dreams every young girl across the globe has lots of dreams about her wedding but my wedding ceremony was held in Kabul without me,” she says when speaking to The New Arab ... Mohammad Baloch is a Kabul-based Afghan journalist covering the Afghanistan war and politics.

Afghans celebrate Eid al-Fitr amid heightened security

Beijing News 02 May 2022
Kabul police spokesman Khalid Zadran has assured the public that security arrangements are tight and Eid al-Fitr prayers have been offered a peaceful environment ... KABUL, May 2 (Xinhua) -- "We have offered our Eid al-Fitr prayers in a peaceful environment today," said Fakhrudin, a 35-year-old Kabul resident.

How Putin’s “Reclaiming” of Ukraine Could Spark Dutton’s War on China

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 01 Mar 2022
The invasion of Ukraine has shocked the globe, as all wars do. Carnage carries horror whether it’s in Kyiv, Baghdad or Kabul. However, Putin’s push to take over Russia’s southwestern neighbour carries a number of possible repercussions that the US occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan did not ... Beijing’s Ukraine ... The department of war ... ....

Vulnerable Afghans stranded in limbo six months after fall of Kabul

The Hill 19 Feb 2022
Six months after the fall of Kabul to the Taliban, the thousands of Afghans left behind in the evacuation or scattered across the globe after the chaotic exit have little hope of reaching the U.S ... ties ... special representative for Afghanistan, said at an event Tuesday to mark six months since the fall of Kabul to the Taliban, stressing that the U.S.

‘Why was I born a girl,’ wonders Afghan student

Dawn 24 Jan 2022
“Why was I born a girl?” asks Fariba Mohebi, an 11th grade teenager in Kabul as she tries to adjust to new realities of her life under the Taliban. The poem echoed across the globe when The New York Times (NYT) highlighted it in a piece about how women in Afghanistan have ...