1. Think-tank delegation discusses Pak-Afghan ties in Kabul
2. Japan Backs FAO’s Community-Based Irrigation Project in Afghanistan
3. Taliban-ruled Afghanistan ranks second worldwide in internally displaced population
4. Report: ‘Disturbing Surge’ in Afghan Female Suicides, Attempted Suicides
5. White House: We Are ‘Very Clear’ on Support for Afghan Girls
6. Afghan forces recover more arms, ammunition in northern Afghanistan\
7. Taliban Leader Considers New Afghan Media Law
8. Afghan women once worked in this popular national park. Now they’re not even allowed to visit
9. Afghans who fought in secret CIA-trained force face legal uncertainty in the U.S
10. Afghanistan, Iran need more facilities in trade sector: Muttaqi

Middle East

11. BRICS’ expansion to include UAE, Saudi Arabia sure can be that game-changer
12. Qatar-Saudi meeting to follow up Al-Ula Declaration

13. Turkey, US Joint Military Drills Come Amid Thaw in Relations
14. Turkey’s Erdogan to Visit Russia ‘Soon’ to Discuss Grain Deal
15. Iraq offers rewards for information on missing people from Gulf War
16. In New Step Toward Israel Deal, Saudi Arabia Offers to Resume Palestinian Authority Funding

17. Iran’s Raisi urges Japan to release frozen funds, then wavers


18. UN envoy warns resumption of war remains threat in Yemen unless parties reach new cease-fire deal


19. South Africa Brics Summit
20. Sudan army chief home after first foreign trip in war

21. Zimbabwe Opposition Says Election Was a ‘Fraud,’ Wants Rerun

22. Africa is being courted by China, Russia and the US. Why the continent shouldn’t pick sides