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Coronavirus: Don’t Fall For These 5 Money Scams

1 Day Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

Criminals never take a furlough. With much of the country experiencing financial insecurity from the toll COVID-19 has taken on the economy, it’s fertile ground for fraudsters. They’re texting, emailing or calling you and some of their scams are sophisticated enough that it can be hard to tell fact from fiction. Ariana News Agency-  Here’s […]

Taliban Violated The Peace Deal For What it Calls ‘Fruitless Talks’

1 Day Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

The Taliban said the US peace deal on the breaking point, accusing Washington of violations that included drone attacks on civilians, also chastising the  government for delaying the release of 5,000  prisoners. Ariana News Agency-  The Taliban said they had restricted attacks against Afghan security forces to rural outposts, had not attacked international forces and […]

Did Pakistan Win the Afghanistan War?

04 Apr 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

Pakistan is jubilant over the U.S.-Taliban peace deal, but celebration may be premature. Ariana News Agency-  U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo scrambled to Afghanistan last week in a bid to rescue the peace deal with the Afghan Taliban. A little over one month since the “historic deal” was signed in Doha, Washington is already […]

Saudi Arabia Sharply Rebukes Russia Over Oil Price Collapse

04 Apr 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

Saudi Arabia has sharply criticized Russia over what it described as Moscow blaming the kingdom for the collapse in global energy prices. Ariana News Agency- Saudi Arabia sharply criticized Russia on Saturday over what it described as Moscow blaming the kingdom for the collapse in global energy prices, showing the tensions ahead of an emergency […]

Coronavirus Outbreak

01 Apr 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

Ariana News Agency-  A stranded traveller at an empty Schipol airport due to the Coronavirus outbreak, Schipol, Netherlands. Photograph: Robin Utrecht/REX/Shutterstock

Iran’s Appreciation Message for Healthcare Staff

01 Apr 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

  Ariana News Agency-  Azadi tower is illuminated with the flags of countries struggling against coronavirus . An appreciation message was also reflected for healthcare professionals who are trying to stop the pandemic in the country, Tehran, Iran. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

Melbourne

01 Apr 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

Ariana News Agency-  A face mask placed on a statue, Melbourne, Australia. Photograph: Asanka Ratnayake/Getty Images

Taliban and Afghanistan on the Way to Swap Prisoners

01 Apr 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

Afghanistan and the Taliban will begin a long-awaited prisoner exchange this week, the Taliban and sources within the government said Wednesday. Ariana News Agency-  About 5,000 members of the anti-government insurgency are in Afghan captivity, and an announcement of the release of up to 100 of them, in exchange for 20 Afghan military personnel, is […]

Trump Again Threatens Iran, If it Attacks US Interests in Iraq

01 Apr 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

Donald Trump issued another tweeted threat to Iran on Wednesday, saying he would retaliate if the Tehran government struck again at U.S. interests in Iraq. Ariana News Agency-  “Upon information and belief, Iran or its proxies are planning a sneak attack on U.S. troops and/or assets in Iraq,” Trump tweeted. “If this happens, Iran will […]

Turkey and Syria: Weaponizing Water in Global Pandemic?

01 Apr 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

Turkish authorities’ failure to ensure adequate water supplies to Kurdish-held areas in Northeast Syria is compromising humanitarian agencies’ ability to prepare and protect vulnerable communities in the COVID-19 pandemic. Ariana News Agency-  Human Rights Watch: Turkish authorities should immediately do everything they can to resume supplying water through the Allouk water pumping station. Turkey and […]

The War that Never Ends

29 Mar 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

Ariana News Agency- In 38 years, Afghanistan has gone from being the downfall of the Soviet Union to the longest war in US history. In that time, the people have endured a brutal civil war, the rise of the Taliban, and a US-led invasion that continues to this day. This is an explainer on how […]

U.S. Cuts $1 Billion Aid to Afghanistan Due to Halted Peace Process

24 Mar 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

The Trump administration is slashing $1 billion in assistance to Afghanistan and threatening further reductions in all forms of cooperation after the country’s rival leaders failed to agree on forming a new government. Ariana News Agency-  The decision to cut the aid was made on Monday by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo after he made […]

Trump Offers Help to North Korea Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

24 Mar 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

President Trump reached out to North Korea, offering help to its leader to stem the spiraling coronavirus pandemic, according to a report by the country’s official state media, KCNA. Ariana News Agency-  Trump “expressed his intent to render cooperation in the anti-epidemic work” in a recent letter to Kim Jong Un, said the news agency […]

What the Massive Locust Swarm in Africa and the Middle East Means to the US

24 Mar 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

Amid worldwide concerns over the new coronavirus, an age-old but now “extremely alarming” problem is developing in several countries that represents “an unprecedented threat to food security and livelihoods” as the start of growing season approaches for these parts of the world, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. Ariana […]

The First Case of Coronavirus Death Reported in Afghanistan

23 Mar 2020 Ariana News Agency Ariana News Agency

The Ministry of Health of Afghanistan reported today the first death related to the new Coronavirus. Ariana News Agency-  The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Sunday confirmed that two foreign diplomats have contracted coronavirus as ten new cases of the disease have surfaced in the country. Ferozuddin Feroz, the Minister of Public Health told […]