TOLOnews 10pm News 28 April 2020
The US and NATO commander in Afghanistan, Gen. Scott Miller, on Tuesday reiterated that the Taliban should expect a response if they continue their attacks, referring to the increased Taliban-initiated fighting against the Afghan forces, especially in the last four weeks.
The US general made the remarks in a visit to the headquarters of the Afghan special operations forces along with acting Defense Minister Assadullah Khalid.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) issued a report on Tuesday focused on Afghan women and girls with disabilities who face high barriers, discrimination, and sexual harassment in attempts to access government assistance, health care, and schools.
Their 31-page report, titled “Disability Is Not a Weakness,” describes in detail the daily barriers that Afghan women and girls with disabilities face in one of the world’s poorest countries.