Soon after, the Taliban arrived at the shelter in the city of Pul-e-Kumri. They gave the women two options ... The Associated Press was given rare access to the women in the prison ... For the past several years, Pakzad and other women pressed for a voice in the negotiations between the U.S.-backed government of the time and the advancing Taliban ... ....
Two American siblings returned home this weekend from China, more than three years after an “exit ban” barred them from leaving the country ... Their release comes on the heels of the release of MengWanzhou, a top Huawei executive, after an agreement with Beijing ... .
As panicked British drivers queue around the block to top up their tanks at petrol stations amid fears of a flash fuel crisis, many are asking whether we are witnessing the latest evidence of a back-firing Brexit in action ... The blame lies squarely with them, it lies with no one else.” ... .
The panel released its findings on Tuesday, months after an Associated Press investigation found senior WHO management was informed of multiple abuse claims in 2019 but failed to stop the harassment – and even promoted one of the managers involved.
The total population in Singapore has shrunk by 4.1% to 5.45 million in June this year, official data showed, indicating the sharpest fall since the government began collecting such data in 1950. ... MORE FROM THIS SECTIONSee All.PremiumPremium FinanceMinister highlights exponential growth in digit ... .... Premium Premium REET 2021 ... . .