UN humanitarian chief met Mullah Baradar & Taliban leadership in Kabul Sunday. Per @UN_Spokesperson, “the authorities pledged that … humanitarian workers – both men & women – will be guaranteed freedom of movement.” @UNReliefChief Griffiths to hold more meetings in coming days.
Ariana Afghan Airlines has resumed some flights in #Afghanistan between Kabul and three major provincial cities, the carrier says, after a technical team from #Qatar has reopened the capital’s airport for aid and domestic services.
what people are saying?
António Guterres Amid a severe drought & with a harsh winter on the horizon, extra food, shelter & health supplies must be urgently fast-tracked into Afghanistan. I call on all parties to facilitate safe & unimpeded humanitarian access for supplies & for all humanitarian workers – men & women.
Isabelle Moussard Carlsen million people in Afghanistan need access to clean water, basic toilets and hygiene. A severe drought, the 2nd in 4 years, will worsen water shortages. More than ever, we need to stand along people in Afghanistan to #StayAndDeliver.