Articles about Mazar-e Sharif

US faces pressure as NGOs say flights stranded in Afghanistan

07 Sep 2021

World
US faces pressure as NGOs say flights stranded in Afghanistan

United States President Joe Biden-led administration is facing increasing pressure as reports suggest nearly 1,000 people are currently stranded near an airport in northern Afghanistan.

Six airplanes stuck at Afghanistan airport; 1,000 waiting to leave

06 Sep 2021

World
Six airplanes stuck at Afghanistan airport; 1,000 waiting to leave

About 1,000 people, including American citizens, have been stuck for days in Afghanistan, awaiting clearance for their flights to leave, Reuters reported citing an organizer.

Taliban searched closed Indian Consulates in Afghanistan, took parked cars

20 Aug 2021

World
Taliban searched closed Indian Consulates in Afghanistan, took parked cars

The Taliban visited Indian Consulates in two cities of Afghanistan on Wednesday, looked for documents and took away parked cars, NDTV reported citing government sources.

India to evacuate citizens from Afghanistan on special flight today

10 Aug 2021

World
India to evacuate citizens from Afghanistan on special flight today

India has appealed to all its nationals living in and around Afghanistan's Mazar-i-Sharif to leave the country on a special flight this evening.

Deteriorating security prompts Red Cross to "drastically reduce" Afghanistan operations

10 Oct 2017

World
Deteriorating security prompts Red Cross to "drastically reduce" Afghanistan operations

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) will "drastically reduce" its presence in Afghanistan after suffering a series of deadly terror attacks which left seven of its staff dead.