Harsh Winter Can Bring Illness, Death to Afghan Kids

h/t Argiris Diamantis Friday January 01, 2021 Kabul (BNA) More than 300,000 children in war-ravaged Afghanistan face freezing winter conditions that can lead to illness and death without proper winter clothing and heating, a humanitarian organization said Thursday. The ongoing military conflict in Afghanistan has destroyed many homes and forced thousands of children to shelter … Continue reading Harsh Winter Can Bring Illness, Death to Afghan Kids

Deadly snow storm hits India, Afghanistan and Pakistan

h/t Argiris Diamantis Back on 3rd Jan I wrote: Quite a cold wave over India: on 30/12 Delhi had a new Dec low of 9.4C, some 11.4C below the normal & far less than the 11.3C previous record from Dec 97 (records since 1901), beating the coldest ever recorded temp from Jan 2013 of 9.8C … Continue reading Deadly snow storm hits India, Afghanistan and Pakistan