20 January 2010 - UN agencies in the south of Afghanistan are stepping up efforts to help the needy during the winter.
19 January 2010 - Afghanistan is receiving US$ 11 million from a US$ 100 million allocated by the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to boost the humanitarian response in “14 ongoing but underfunded emergencies”.
KABUL - The top United Nations envoy to Afghanistan today strongly condemned this morning’s coordinated deadly attacks, for which the Taliban have claimed responsibility, in the capital, Kabul, decrying the militants’ “staggering disregard” for civilians.
18 January 2010 - This morning, insurgents carried out coordinated attacks against government institutions in Kabul.
The details of the attack and the number of people killed and injured are still emerging.