Helicopter evacuates injured after massive Afghanistan earthquake
People carry injured to a helicopter following a massive earthquake, in Paktika Province, Afghanistan, on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters/BAKHTAR NEWS AGENCY
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Japan to provide aid for Afghanistan after earthquake

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The Japanese government plans to provide assistance to Afghanistan, a government spokesperson said on Thursday, after an earthquake there killed at least 1,000 people.

Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Seiji Kihara told a regular news conference that the government was coordinating moves to "provide necessary support promptly" as well as assessing the situation to grasp local needs.

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A disaster of this magnitude requires support and aid so Japan should offer as much as possible, the problem is still how to make that aid reach the people that are in need because of the lack of infrastructure.

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Well done .

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Aid? I want to know what the Aid will be. This should be good.

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Japan plans to provide assistance but however its always too late to help

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when Japan will provide aid to own taxpayers suffering from aftecovid wallet shock/????

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I wouldn’t waste my time and money with the Taliban.

Open schools to girls and we will be happy to help.

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Some common sense action from Japan. An earthquake is a natural disaster, no one is to blame for the fatalities

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Don't!

Aid will be used by Taliban to rally support.

Just like how Al-Shabab does with UN aid.

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