Posts Tagged ‘Taliban in Afghanistan’

Taliban founder says strict punishment, amputations to return to Afghanistan

Monday, September 27th, 2021

Mullah Nooruddin Turabi, a founder of the Taliban who will control prisons under the new government in Afghanistan, said strict punishment, including amputations and executions, will return. “Everyone criticized us for the punishments in the stadium, but we have never said anything about their laws and their punishments,” Turabi said in Kabul during an interview, Read more

Caritas Pakistan plans for humanitarian crisis at Afghanistan border

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

Caritas Pakistan has alerted its diocesan units bordering neighboring Afghanistan to help refugees fleeing the Taliban’s takeover of the country, reported Thousands of Afghans have entered Pakistan via the Chaman border crossing, one of the most active trade and travel routes between the countries, according to media reports. However, Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad Read more

Caritas Italy, Jesuits suspend activities as Taliban takeover Afghanistan

Thursday, August 19th, 2021
charitable activities suspended in Afghanistan

Caritas Italy announced they have suspended all charitable activities in Afghanistan in the wake of the Taliban takeover. The Jesuits have also suspended their mission in the country “indefinitely.” In an Aug 15 statement Caritas said the “instability of the situation has led to the suspension of all activities”. It has also increased fears “of Read more