Russia wants all ethnic groups to be represented in the government of Afghanistan, said Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov on Tuesday. According to the minister, Moscow also wants the new Afghan government to enjoy broad international support and pursue policies promoting peace in the country. In addition, Moscow considers it crucial that Afghanistan should not be a threat to other countries, said Ivanov. He added that Russia and other countries would help find this political solution to the Afghanistan problem under the UN aegis.
Ukrainians are fleeing the cities that could be taken by the Russian army. Apartment prices have already dropped by as much as 50 percent in Kharkiv. Housing sales have increased in Odessa as well, even if compared to 2022