- `Faithful implementation' of Geneva Agreements asked. // United Nations Chronicle;Mar89, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p60
Reports on the reaffirmation of the UN General Assembly of the right of the Afghan people to determine their own form of economic, political and social system as stated in the Geneva Agreement on April 14, 1988. Concerns over continued fighting in Afghanistan.
- UN team to assess war damage. // United Nations Chronicle;Mar93, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p72
Recounts United Nations actions concerning the rehabilitation and reconstruction of Afghanistan, along with requests to governmental and non-governmental organizations for financial, technical and material assistance to restore basic services and repatriate and resettle refugees and displaced...
- Afghanistan: Government of national unity urged. // UN Chronicle;1996, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p59
Provides information on social and political issues in Afghanistan. Call of Security Council of the United Nations on all Afghanistan parties; Main responsibility of the Council; Human rights violations against girls and women; Orientation debates on the the country's situations; Opium...
- Reign of fear. Price, Sean // Junior Scholastic;01/24/97, Vol. 99 Issue 11, p8
Reports on the implementation of harsh rules for daily living, such as ban on television and movies, by the Taliban, a powerful religious group that controls three fourths of Afghanistan. Economic condition of Afghanistan; Political background; Growing opposition among many Afghan people;...
- State of emergency. Liu, M. // Newsweek;2/27/1989, Vol. 113 Issue 9, p43
Discusses the psychological war the Afghan guerrillas are waging on residents of Afghanistan's capital city, Kabul, now that Soviet troops have left. Guerrilla attacks; Fears of food and fuel shortages; Outlook.
- `Operation Salam': To build a future. Khan, S.A. // United Nations Chronicle;Jun90, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p22
Discusses the United Nations office set up in Afghanistan to co-ordinate humanitarian and economic assistance, known as `Operation Salam.' Main activities in 1990; UN response to emergency food needs; Food shortages; Continued hostilities and UN efforts.
- Armed conflict continues. // United Nations Chronicle;1996, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p49
Reports that the United Nations Security Council deplored the continuation of armed hostilities in Afghanistan. Intensification of shelling and air attacks in and around Kabul; Terrorist activities and arms transfers; Military options.
- Full circle. Halliday, F. // New Statesman & Society;4/24/92, Vol. 5 Issue 199, p16
Studies two central problems that are plaguing modern Afghanistan. Difficulty of finding a balance between the dominant Pathans and the array of other ethnic groups who occupy the northern and western parts of the country; Tension between modernizing elites in Kabul and the largely tribal rural...
- A New Day. // Current Events;12/14/2001, Vol. 101 Issue 14, p1
Reports the celebration of the Afghans over the fall of the Taliban in Kabul. Occupation of the Northern Alliance in all important towns and cities; Jubilation after the retreat of the Taliban; Fear of some women.