Archive for September, 2013

September 27, 2013 Round Up: Good News Reports from Afghan Media

This week, officials from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) announced that they are planning to invest $1.5 million (US) to train nearly 2000 government officials including 1,200 policemen in order to combat violence against women and girls in the country. – Shamshad TV A new political movement, “Mawje Tahwol” or “Waves of Change” was […]

September 27, 2013 В· admin В· No Comments
Posted in: Afghanistan's Economy, Human Rights, Security in Afghanistan, Women's Rights

Afghanistan wins 2013 SAFF Championship!!!!!

Afghanistan made history tonight by defeating India 2-0 in the final match of the (SAFF) South Asian Football Federation Cup in Kathmandu, Nepal. It was the first time in history that Afghanistan has won this tournament. The first goal came from Mustafa Azadzoy in the 8th minute, and the second was scored by Sandjar Ahmadi […]

September 11, 2013 В· admin В· No Comments
Posted in: Afghan Sports News

Afghanistan defeats Nepal to make it to the SAFF Championship Final

Afghanistan defeated Nepal 1-0 in a 2013 SAFF (South Asian Football Federation) Championship semi-final match on Sunday night in Kathmandu, Nepal. Afghanistan took the lead early in the football (soccer) match when Afghan attacker Sandjar Ahmadi scored the only goal of the game after the 10th minute. No more goals were scored as Afghan goalie […]

September 8, 2013 В· admin В· No Comments
Posted in: Afghan Sports News