UN pleads for more Afghan aid

AfghanstudentsattendaclassbifurcatedbyacurtainseparatingmalesandfemalesataprivateuniversityinKabulonTuesday.[AAMIRQURESHI/AGENCEFRANCE-PRESSE]TheUnitedNationsonTuesdayappealedforalmost$200millioninextrafundingforlifesavingaidinAfghanistan,astheinternationalcom$606millioninaidwasnowneededforAfghanistanuntiltheendoftheyear.”BasicservicesinAfghanistanarecollapsingandfoodandotherlifesavingaidisabouttorunout,”nference,sayingthe$606millionwasneededtoprovidecriticalfoodandlivelihoodassistancetonearly11millionpeople,,,too,haveapplaimedtotalcontroloverthecountryonMonday,sayingtheyhadwonthekeybattleforthePanjshirValley,,theTalibanpublishedavideooftheirflagbeingraisedoverthegovernorshouse-underscoringahistoricwinthathasseenthean,studentsacrossthewar-tornnationhavestartedreturningtouniversityforthefirsttimesincetheTalibanstormedtopower,andinsomecasesfemaleshavebeenseparatedtainswere”completelyacceptable”,andthatgivenAfghanistans”limitedresourcesandmanpower”itwasbestto”havethesameteacherteachingbothsidesofaclass.”QatartalksWhathappensinschoolsacrossthecountryisbeingcloselywatchedbyforeignpowers,whichwanttheIslamistmovementtoreenedtalksonTuesdayinQatar,,whichhostsamajorUSmilitarybase,hasbeenthegatewayfor55,000peopleairliftedoutofAfghanistan,nAfghanistan,,300people-includingUScitizens-,,USPresidentJoeBidentoldreportersonMonday:”Thatsalongwayoff.”Meanwhile,TurkeyisworkingwithQatarandtheUSaboutoperatingKabulairportandisintalkswiththeTaliban,saidTurkishForeignMinisterMevlutCavusogluonTuesday,addingthattherewasalso”noneedtorush”inrecognizingtheTalibanproachbeforerecognizingtheTalibansrule,soundingasimilartonetotheoneadoptedbytheEuropeanUnionatameetingonFriday.”Thereisnoneedtorush,”hesaid.””SouthKoreasaidonTuesdaythatitiswillingtoworkwithanewAfghanistangovernmentledbytheTalibanifitfollows”internationalconvention,respectsbasichumanrightsandrefusestoproviderefugeforterrorism”.AgenciesandinNewYorkcontributedtothisstory.。