1. Afghanistan is hit by fourth 6.3-magnitude quake in just over a week

2. UN calls upon Pakistan to stop planned mass deportation of Afghan nationals

3. Deputy PM’s Absence From Events Raises Questions

4. Islamic Emirate Says Blast at Gaza Hospital a ‘Crime Against Humanity’

5. World Food Program says it needs $19M for Afghan earthquake victims

6. Islamic Emirate’s representative attends Belt and Road Forum in China

7. IDPs condition critical as cold season due to arrive

8. Forgetting Afghan Women’s suffering is a profound tragedy: PWMA

9. 25 countries export goods via Afghanistan: NSIA

Middle East

10. Israel-Palestine war: Senior US State Department official resigns over Biden’s approach to Gaza

11. UN says over 43% of Gaza residents now displaced, as Rafah talks stall

12. Gaza taps are running dry as water shortage reaches crisis point

13. Iran issues statement regarding termination of sanctions

14. Israel-Hamas war: Summit between Jordan, US, Egypt and Palestinian leaders cancelled on eve of Biden’s Middle East visit

15. Final Communiqué of the extraordinary open-ended meeting of the OIC Executive Committee at the level of Foreign Ministers on the brutal Israeli military aggression against the Palestinian people

16. Israel-Gaza crisis: US vetoes Security Council resolution

17. Killing Palestinians will ‘never, never’ make Israel more secure, Palestine’s envoy tells Security Council



18. South Africa’s Foreign Minister Nalendi Pandor speaks with Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh

19. South Africa May Displace Nigeria As Africa’s Biggest Economy – IMF

20. Qatar Charity projects enhance food security in Somalia

21. African Union strongly condemns Israel’s bombing of Gaza hospital