1. Norway to Host Closed Meeting on Afghanistan
2. Pakistan Army soldier martyred in cross-border attack from Afghanistan
3. India, Iran may join extended Troika on Afghanistan
4. Taliban Claim to Have Killed 9 ISIS-K Fighters
5. Qatar plans to suspend evacuation flights for U.S.-bound Afghan refugees while it hosts World Cup, sources say
6. Al-Thani Reiterates Qatar’s Support for Afghanistan
7. Taliban Criticize Alleged Abduction of Afghan Baby by US Marine
8. Commission Will Investigate Citizens’ Complaints About Ex-Govt Officials
9. 44 people killed, wounded in Afghanistan last week
10. Germany’s New Program to Take in At-Risk Afghans Challenging
11. US delegation visits Turkey to meet Afghans

Middle East

12. ​ Sweden ‘will fulfill deal with Turkey on NATO’
13. Multiplier effect of Turkish foreign policy on internal politics
14. Will alleged drone sales to Russia impact Iran’s nuclear deal?
15. Tensions mount in Iran ahead of Amini commemoration
16. UN: Access, Funding Needed to Help Syrians Through Winter
17. Saudi Arabia blasts release of oil reserves ‘to manipulate markets’
18. Thousands mourn Palestinians killed by Israel in Nablus
19. Saudi crown prince receives Pakistan PM in Riyadh
20. Egypt targets primary budget surplus of 2.3% in FY 2024-25


21. First peace talks on Ethiopia’s Tigray conflict to start in South Africa
22. ​ Nigerian flood victims decry government’s response to disaster
23. To save its economy, Sudan needs civilian rule
24. Ukraine war: South Africa refuses to seize sanctioned Russian superyacht