1. ​China, Pakistan and Afghanistan FMs hold talks in Islamabad
2. Afghan soil not to be allowed to use against any other country: Muttaqi
3. Pakistan, Afghanistan agree to boost trade, lower border tensions
4. CPEC will be extended to Afghanistan as trilateral cooperation set to deepen
5. UN calls on Taliban to end corporal punishment in Afghanistan
6. Canada on Track to Host Largest Afghan Resettlement Program
7. Qatar Fund for Development provides life-saving essential medicines to under-served areas in Afghanistan in collaboration with the WHO
8. SCO’s Afghanistan contact group being revived
9. China, Pakistan urge Afghan aid be delinked from political considerations
10.  FAO warns of Moroccan Locust outbreak in Afghanistan

Middle East

11. ​Qatar: Stance on normalizing ties with Syria has not changed despite Arab League vote
12. UAE cancels Airbus H225M helicopter deal, Breaking Defense reports
13. A new era for Iran and Saudi Arabia?
14. Five years after Trump’s exit, no return to the Iran nuclear deal
15. Amid normalization with Saudi Arabia, Iran hails Arab League reinstatement of Syria
16. Pakistan, Saudi Arabia agree to make “Road to Makkah” initiative functional
17. U.N. Plan to Reunite Libya: Four Obstacles
18. Turkey election: A guide to Erdogan’s biggest test at the polls
19. Crisis-hit Pakistan returns Hajj quota to Saudi Arabia for the first time in history


20. How U.S. Efforts to Guide Sudan to Democracy Ended in War
21. ​ Ethiopian MoS arrives in Pakistan to discuss bilateral issues
22. India to complete fourth phase of Mauritius metro project by end 2024
23. Sonko election bid in doubt as Senegal court increases sentence