Afghanistan real-time news

Far-Right Group Britain First Is Setting Up A 'Training Centre' In London (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 04/08/2020 18:20:25

The leader of the far-right group Britain First has revealed he is setting up a “training centre” in London where recruits will be “drilled” and taught “self-defence tech...

AP Top Stories August 3 A (source — rssfeeds.usatoday.com) 03/08/2020 12:00:58

Here's the latest for Monday August 3rd: More negotiations over coronavirus relief package; Prison attacked in eastern Afghanistan; Tropical Storm Isaias moving north; Wildfire spreading east of Los A...

Afghanistan combat veterans fight to save local American Legion post as coronavirus hurts finances (source — www.foxnews.com) 31/07/2020 19:59:06

Two relentless U.S. military veterans are taking on another fight after their service, saving their beloved American Legion post in Mount Dora, Florida.

Coronavirus: Afghanistan using home remedies to ward off Covid-19 infections (source — www.independent.co.uk) 29/07/2020 16:38:20

'I drank five pots of tea a day. We stayed away from sweets and oily food. Now we are all fine,' says one father

The women-only bank that could help Afghanistan's economy recover from coronavirus (source — www.telegraph.co.uk) 20/07/2020 10:36:08

Coronavirus: Women turn street food carts into disinfection units (source — www.bbc.co.uk) 19/07/2020 02:04:16

Dozens of women in Afghanistan who were operating solar-powered food carts have had the vehicles converted into mobile disinfection units to help tackle coronavirus.

Coronavirus live news: 73 test positive in English farm outbreak; Hungary imposes partial visitor ban (source — www.theguardian.com) 12/07/2020 15:46:28

More than 70 workers have Covid-19 in Herefordshire cluster; Michael Gove says people should return to work; Afghanistan says it has reached pandemic peakEngland: face masks won’t be mandatory in shop...

Coronavirus live news: UK minister says people should return to work; Afghanistan death toll passes 1,000 (source — www.theguardian.com) 12/07/2020 13:33:42

Michael Gove remarks move away from ‘stay home’ advice; Afghanistan says it has reached pandemic peak; Russia sees over 6,600 new infections England: face masks won’t be mandatory in shops, says minis...

Hunger could kill millions more than Covid-19, warns Oxfam (source — www.theguardian.com) 09/07/2020 12:43:06

Starvation looms from Afghanistan to Haiti as coronavirus restrictions wipe out incomes and cut food suppliesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageMillions of people are being pu...

US coronavirus: US expected to hit three million coronavirus cases – live updates (source — www.theguardian.com) 08/07/2020 15:00:42

Total US coronavirus cases expected to hit three million todayUS officially notifies WHO of its withdrawalMary Trump’s book: eight most shocking claimsSign up to our First Thing newsletter 1.00pm BST ...

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