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5 billion dollars in aid for Afghanistan to avert humanitarian catastrophe in 2022

 

  • The United Nations said on 11 Jan that it needed 5 billion dollars in aid for Afghanistan in 2022 to avert a humanitarian catastrophe and offer the ravaged country a future after 40 years of suffering.
  • In its biggest-ever single-country appeal, the UN said 4.4 billion dollars (3.9 billion euros) was needed within Afghanistan, while a further 623 million dollars was required to support the millions of Afghans sheltering beyond its borders.