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Wahdat Info: Protest of Hazaras in front of Pakistan Embassy London

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LONDON: Government of Pakistan must make sure safety of Hazaras in Quetta and those involved in the killing of Hazaras must be brought to justice, says former Home Secretary and MP Hull Alan Johnson here while addressing to Hazaras protestors in front of Pakistan Embassy London. I’m here to express my...
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Local Afghanistan News: The Hazara Culture and Exhibit Lecture

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Cultural Exhibit Lecture was developed to increase awareness of the rich history and cultural heritage of the Hazara people from Afghanistan, who now live throughout the world. The Hazara ethnic group, the third largest in Afghanistan, is a culture that has survived despite genocide and decades of political oppression at...
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Wahdat news from UK House of Commons debates Hazaras of Quetta

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UK House of Commons debates Hazaras of Quetta Hazara People (Quetta) 6:00 pm Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House does now adjourn.—(Angela Watkinson.) Alan Johnson (Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle, Labour) This debate is about the persecution of the Hazara community in Quetta city in the Pakistan...
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Afghanistan Breaking News Latest Attacks Have Brought Afghanistan to a Crossroads

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The attack Bombings between 7-10 August killed over 50 people in Kabul It was seen as a show of strength by new Taliban chief Akhtar Mansour Outraged, President Ashraf Ghani accused Pakistan of importing terror The conflict Despite Ghanis recent efforts, Pak-Afghan ties are far from friendly Pakistan sees Kabuls...
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Wahdat Info Report: At Least 700 Christian Women Forced into Islamic Marriages Yearly in Pakistan

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  A new report reveals that at least 700 Christian women are kidnapped and forced into conversion to Islam and Islamic marriages in Pakistan each year. According to the Fides agency, the Solidarity and Peace Movement, a coalition of non-governmental organizations, associations, and institutions, including the Justice and Peace Commission of the...
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Today News in Afghanistan: Kazakhstan Ambassador Calls on Mohammad Mohaqiq

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KABUL: The ambassador of Kazakhstan to Afghanistan Omartai Betimov called on Haji Mohammad Mohaqiq, Second Deputy to Chief Executive here yesterday and exchanged views on matters relating mutual interests between the two countries. Thanking the ambassador, Mohaqiq said that Kazakhstan has hugely contributed in the rebuilding process of Afghanistan over...
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Current News in Afghanistan Today: Asylum Seeker Boat Tragedies

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Asylum policy is in focus in the wake of recent boat tragedies. Here’s a look back at the major documented incidents of asylum seeker deaths at sea and related boat incidents since 2001. The following is a list recording incidents resulting in asylum seeker deaths, and presumed deaths at sea...
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Female Taliban?! A group called RAWA – Local Afghanistan News

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It is obvious that the role of women as half part of the society is very crucial in any country’s development given that this potential is not misled in wrong directions that are rather harmful to the society than useful. The changes in Afghanistan in the last decade following the...
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Afghanistan Latest News Update about Carrying Coffin of Beheaded Nine-Year-Old Girl

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Guards shot at protestors who had carried the coffin of a young girl to the Afghan president’s palace after she was found beheaded on Saturday. The girl was one of seven Hazaras – a minority group of Persian-speaking Shia Muslims – whose bodies were discovered in the country’s south-eastern Zabul province. It is believed that the group...
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Wahdat news: The Resolution of Australian Hazara Federation on the Increased Targeting and Kidnapping of Hazaras in Afghanistan

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We, the representatives of the Hazara diaspora in Australia, express our deepest concern at the deteriorating security situation in Afghanistan. The life, security and well-being of every Afghan is of equal concern to all of us. In the last two months, there have been five incidents of kidnapping of innocent...