1. Moscow: Establishing Relations with Current Afghan Authorities Necessary
 2. Iran: Afghanistan Issues Should Be Priority for Neighbors’ Foreign Policy
 3. Taliban: Pakistan, Iran expelled over 400,000 Afghan refugees so far in 2024
 4. UN Security Council lifts travel restrictions on 4 Taliban leaders
 5. China, Pakistan Call for Inclusive Govt in Afghanistan
 6. Taliban Declines to Attend Regional Meeting on Afghanistan in Tehran
 7. EU announces €150 million in humanitarian aid for Afghanistan crisis
 8. Normalcy returns to southwestern Pakistani town bordering Afghanistan after days of clashes
 9. FO emphasises visa regulations for Pak-Afghan border movement
10. Afghanistan’s Taliban Reports $80 Million In Crude Oil Sales In 10 Days

Middle East

 11. Blinken headed for Middle East to push Gaza ceasefire plan
 12. Those responsible for massacre in Gaza will be held accountable: Turkish foreign minister
 13. US, Saudi Arabia close to finalising security treaty, says WSJ
 14. Two killed in southern Lebanon as Hezbollah-Israel fighting soars
 15. Jordan hosts emergency aid summit for war-torn Gaza
 16. Turkish foreign minister holds meeting with Hamas leader in Qatar
 17. Mahmoud Abbas ‘welcomes’ UN Security Council vote on Gaza ceasefire resolution
 18. 38 migrants killed in Yemen boat capsize
 19. Bahrain sent message through Russia to normalise ties with Iran: Official
 20. Iran rejects GCC’s ‘unconstructive, fruitless’ claims on trio Persian Gulf islands


 21. Sudan paramilitary RSF targets last operating hospital in Darfur
 22. Somalia says 5 soldiers killed in battle with jihadists
 23. Aircraft carrying Malawi vice-president goes missing
 24. Nigeria gunmen kill at least 25 in village raid, officials say
 25. American troops begin withdrawal from Niger
 26. Suspected Islamists in eastern Congo kill more than 80 in a week