What role will the Taliban’s “Supreme Leader” play in the new government? – The diplomat

advertising On September 7, hours after Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid unveiled the group’s new all-male transitional government, Supreme Leader Mawlawi Hibatullah Akhundzada issued a statement confirming that the Taliban remain fully in favor of enforcing Sharia or of Islamic law in Afghanistan. 25 years ago, shortly after the seizure of …

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COVID-19 status update for 09/10/2021

Marin County’s COVID-19 Status Update for September 10, 2021 includes data showing local cases have declined since school started; and updated local COVID-19 data. Para empty esta página en español, desplácese hacia arriba y haga click en el enlace que dice “Translate” (Traducir) y elija “Spanish” (Español). The Marin County …

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Why nations that fail women fail

09/11/2021 ATO AMERICA and their allies toppled the Taliban in 2001, primary school enrollment for Afghan girls rose from 0% to over 80%. Infant mortality fell by half. Forced marriage was declared illegal. Many of these schools were stuffy and many families ignored the law. But no one seriously doubts …

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COVID-19 status update for 09/07/2021

Marin County’s COVID-19 Status Update for September 7, 2021 includes the new School Status Dashboard; Vaccination options in Marin; and updated local COVID-19 data. Para empty esta página en español, desplácese hacia arriba y haga click en el enlace que dice “Translate” (Traducir) y elija “Spanish” (Español). The Marin County …

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Covid-19: Chinese migrants have difficulty getting vaccinations due to language barriers

Chinese migrants with language barriers have difficulty booking and receiving Covid-19 vaccinations. Community leaders and an organization working with the Chinese community say more proactive dissemination of information through ethnic platforms is needed, and special group vaccination events could help. Kelly Feng, director of the Asian Family Services (AFS) support …

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