Open Letter to General Munir, Chief of Staff of the Army of Pakistan
January 27, 2024
His Excellence Mr. General Asem Munir,
As per the Express Tribune, in a gathering of students from civil and military universities, you made hostile remarks against Afghanistan by claiming that “Pakistan has provided bread to 5 million Afghan migrants for 50 years.” Because your derogatory insinuation is directed towards Afghan migrants and, in reality, all the people of Afghanistan, the Federation of Afghan Organizations in Europe feels obligated to refute your claim based on historical facts.
T.a.o:Cabinet of His Excellency Mr. Josep Borrell-Fontelles head of EU External Action Services(EEAS)
Subject: Urgent Appeal to Prevent the Deportation of Afghan Refugees from Pakistan
Dear His Excellency Mr. Josep Borrell-Fontelles head of EU External Action Services (EEAS),
I am writing to you on behalf of the Federation of Afghan Resident Organizations in Europe (FAROE) to urgently request your intervention and assistance in addressing a critical humanitarian issue. As of November 1, 2023, Pakistan has initiated the forcible deportation of 1.7 million documented and undocumented Afghan refugees back to Afghanistan. This action has …
The US-Taliban Doha agreement and subsequent unconditional US withdrawal, alongside the chronic failure of the then ruling Afghan politicians to fight corruption, establish the rule of law and unite for saving the country, resulted to the second takeover by the Taliban two years ago. Islamic republic is replaced by the theocracy of a militant group upholding the most severe interpretation of Sharia. Foreign troops left, but even in the absence of them and the rhetoric of the Taliban over independence, the covered influence of some neighbors on the …
Mr. Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Case Postale 2500 CH-1211 Genève 2 Dépôt Suisse
The Hague, 19/June/2023
Subject: International Refugee Day 2023 and the situation of Afghan Refugees
This year, the World Refugee Day focuses on the power of inclusion and solutions for refugees. The tagline of this day as it is determined by the UNHCR is: “Hope away from Home. A world where refugees are always included”.
The subject of your focus points for 2023 is on itself fine humane and appraisable but unfortunately a big part of refugees in the World are too
Sent by representative of FAROE member Organization in Norway, Mrs. F. Ahadi
Knowledge without action is wasted, action without knowledge is stupidity
Imam Ghazali (1058-1111)
Although this quote was written down in the 12th century, it is just as relevant today.
In relation to 8th March 2023, I would like to bring into focus Ghazali’s wise words, as it is important to find a balance between action and knowledge. So I want to look at this in connection to the oppression of women in the long war in Afghanistan.
“With every regime change, women should be careful” – this …
The International Day of Education is dedicated to girls and women In Afghanistan. UNESCO is calling for the immediate lifting of the ban restricting their access to education. The main message of this day to the World is: “to invest in people, prioritize education”.
FAROE appreciates dedication of this day to Afghan women and girls. As this shows that United Nations have not forgotten Afghan girls and women, deprived from the right to education and work, by the current Afghan authorities. As we write this words, a United Nations high …
Cabinet of Commissioner Yiva JOHANSSON – Home Affairs
Dear Mrs. Johansson,
The Federation of Afghan Resident
organizations in Europe isextremely shocked by the news and images published by
Greece on finding at least 92 refugees stripped of their clothes near its
borders. As many of these refugees has been
Afghan citizen, the Federation of Afghan Resident organizations in Europe
(FAROE), is deeply concerned about the decline of norms and values of our
civilization to the degree of stripping those individuals from their clothes
who are coming to ask for protection. Can …