1. OCHA: $46 Billion Can Restrict Humanitarian Crisis

2. Rahmanis stole millions of dollars: US diplomat

3. Afghanistan excluded from COP28 as climate impacts hit home

4. Pakistan summons Afghan charge d’affaires to protest DI Khan attacks

5. US Sanctions 2 Former Afghan Republic Officials For Transnational Corruption

6. Donors Pay Afghan Health Workers While Number of Female Doctors Shrinks

7. “Irreversible damage” for boys and girls in Taliban schools “will haunt Afghanistan’s future,” report warns

8. Taliban: Iran Deports Almost 350,000 Afghans Within 3 Months

9. Here’s why climate change in Afghanistan has global repercussions

10. UNFPA: The world should not lose focus on Afghanistan

Middle East

11. Qatar calls for international probe into ‘Israeli crimes’ in Gaza

12. UAE opens desalination plant near Rafah to send clean water to Gaza

13. Pakistan, UAE reaffirm to strengthen bilateral ties in diverse areas

14. COP28 climate talks go into overtime amid standoff over fossil fuels

15. Israel-Hamas war updates: Gaza ‘fast becoming unlivable’ as fighting rages

16. Pakistan says Israel’s Gaza offensive aims to erase ‘idea of Palestine’ as UNGA demands cease-fire

17. Iran warns of ‘out of control’ situation if attacks on Gaza not stopped

18. Turkey’s Erdogan accuses the West of ‘barbarism’ and Islamophobia in the war in Gaza


19. Egypt: Vote in presidential election enters final day

20. Somalia officially joins East Africa trade bloc

21. A Chinese-owned News App Is Taking Africa by Storm

22. Developing Africa’s future neuroscientists