Afghanistan seeks humanitarian help without ‘political prejudice’

On Jan 7, Afghanistan's Deputy PM Abdul Ghani Baradar said that the weather has aggravated the hardships of the Afghan people. He also said that the Taliban were preparing to help with the distribution of foreign aid across the country. "In various places right now, people do not have food, accommodation, warm clothes, or money," the country's Deputy Prime Minister Abdul Ghani Baradar said. Global aid agencies have notified that more than half of Afghanistan's 38 million people are anticipated to face hunger.

Pakistani flag vandalized, perpetrators to be punished: Zabihullah Mujahid

Some fighters torn down the Pakistani flag from the trucks carrying humanitarian aid sent by the Govt of Pakistan at Torkhum gate. Taliban's spokesperson, Zabihullah Mujahid, stated that he was saddened to hear about the incident and would take every step to halt such misdeeds at the hands of fighters.