1. Taliban to impose their interpretation of Sharia law in Afghanistan
2. Kabul: Unidentified Man Killed Pakistani Soldier at Spin Boldak Crossing
3. EU to Provide €75 Million in Aid to Afghanistan
4. Taliban ban Afghan women from gyms, public baths
5. Trans-Afghanistan railway to further link Central Asia with South Asia
6. Afghanistan: Women human rights defenders arrested by the Taliban must be immediately released
7. Cross-border attack prompts Pakistan to close Chaman border with Afghanistan
8. Crime and terrorism thriving again in Afghanistan amid economic ruin, warns Kőrösi
9. Afghanistan: Taliban leader orders Sharia law punishments
10. Afghan Taliban constitutes high-level Jirga to probe Chaman incident

Middle East



Turkey promises 100,000 houses for Syrians displaced by war


Saudi crown prince arrives in Indonesia to participate in G20


US intercepts shipment of explosive material going from Iran to Yemen
14. Lebanon extradites to Iraq ‘Saddam grandnephew’ accused of Daesh link
15. Turkey’s Erdogan hopes Russia-Ukraine grain deal will be extended by a year
16. Turkey’s Erdogan Finds Himself a Surprise G-20 Power Broker
17. Pakistan seeks UAE deal to import 1.5m tonnes of petrol annually
18. Iraq Seeks Stable Oil Prices as It Rebuilds, Premier Says
19. Iran launches deadly missile, drone strikes on exiled Kurds in Iraq


20. What Tanzania tells us about Africa’s population explosion as the world hits 8bn people
21. East Africa bloc announces peace talks for eastern DRC
22. Climate Change: A strong and united Africa
23. Will the agreement on Tigray hold?
24. Ethiopia PM Abiy vows ‘honest’ implementation of Tigray truce
25. U.S. will not hesitate to use sanctions to ensure Ethiopian ceasefire agreement is respected