CAMEA Bulletin – News from Afghanistan, Middle East & Africa (February 16, 2023)



1. UNHCR Deputy Calls for Continued Aid to Afghanistan
2. Investigators of alleged war crimes by Australians in Afghanistan set to hand over first brief of evidence
3. Russia to Pakistan, India: Help stabilise Afghanistan
4. Differences emerge in Taliban leadership as interior minister makes public criticism
5. For disaster-hit Afghans, a brutally cold winter and shrinking aid
6. Amiri Discusses Employment, Education of Afghan Women in Doha
7. UNICEF: Hundreds of children died due to cold weather, illness
8. 115 roadblocks removed in Kabul since political change
9. Females Will Get Jobs, Education Within Islamic Framework: Stanekzai
10. Pakistanis living in Afghanistan to get travel passes

Middle East

11. Turkey-Syria earthquake live news: UN appeals for $397m in aid
12. Rising toll makes quake deadliest in Turkey’s modern history
13. China’s Xi conveys support for Iran during Raisi’s visit
14. UAE, Iraq issue joint statement following Prime Minister’s visit
15. Iraq’s FM: We are in touch with the US, Iran to reduce tensions
16. UAE Says Oil Supply A Bigger Issue Than Demand For 2024
17. Seventh Saudi relief plane departs to assist victims in earthquake-hit Syria, Turkey
18. First UN team since quake crosses into rebel-held Syria
19. How China Is Leveraging Its Belt & Road Initiative In Pakistan, Egypt To Expand Its Space Internet Edge In LEO


20. What caused South Africa’s energy crisis?
21. Somalia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Djibouti join forces for new offensive against al-Shabaab terror group
22. Senegal Traffic Fatalities Indicative of Problem That Spans Continent
23. Pakistan, Ivory Coast Reiterate To Enhance Bilateral Cooperation