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Ahmad Massoud, Amrullah Saleh in Tajikistan; not getting support from Biden govt, says news report

Ahmad Massoud, Amrullah Saleh in Tajikistan;  not getting support from Biden govt,  says news report

Kabul, Sep 23 (UNI) Ahmad Massoud, the leader of the anti-Taliban resistance movement, is in neighbouring Tajikistan and so is Amrullah Saleh, the former Afghan vice president. The two escaped to Tajikistan shortly after the Taliban seized control of Panjshir Valley on September 6, and the US and the CIA do not appear to be backing them, a news report says.

Ahmad Massoud, son of the late Northern Alliance leader Ahmad Shah Massoud, fled to Tajikistan on September 6, according to a senior U.S. intelligence official, a Pentagon consultant, and two former senior Afghan government officials, The Intercept reported.

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Antonov: Positive thing exists in Russia-US relations, contacts becoming Regular

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Dhaka Police recovers over 7 cr fake Indian currency manufactured in Pakistan

27 Nov 2021 | 11:54 PM

Dhaka, Nov 27 (UNI) Bangladesh Police recovered fake Indian currency worth over Rs seven crore from a house in the city on Saturday, which were produced in Pakistan and were intended to be pushed in India through the border areas of Bangladesh.

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UK's Johnson says Omicron might be spread between fully vaccinated people

UK's Johnson says Omicron might be spread between fully vaccinated people

27 Nov 2021 | 11:54 PM

London, Nov 27 (UNI/Sputnik) UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday that the new Omicron coronavirus strain is likely to be spread between fully vaccinated against COVID-19 people.

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Two Omicron cases detected in Germany for first time - Reports

27 Nov 2021 | 11:32 PM

Berlin, Nov 27 (UNI/Sputnik) Two cases of the new Omicron coronavirus variant were detected in Germany for the first time, the Focus Online news outlet reported.

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South Africa to share Omicron strain samples with Foreign biosecurity bodies - Official

27 Nov 2021 | 11:20 PM

Johannesburg, Nov 27 (UNI/Sputnik) South Africa will share the samples of the new Omicron coronavirus variant with biosecurity agencies of other nations, the director of the country's Centre for Epidemic Response and Innovation, Tulio de Oliveira, said on Saturday.

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