Day: January 1, 2022

340,000 ID cards issued in four months

KABUL (SW) – The statistics provided by the Afghanistan National Statistics Authority suggest at least 340,000 new biometric ID cards have been issued in the past four months alone.

45 journalists killed worldwide in 2021

KABUL (SW) – A total of 45 journalists were killed worldwide in 2021, the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) says, adding it was “one of the lowest death tolls” it had recorded for any year.