Afghanistan to start out issuing passports once more after months of delays

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KABUL, Oct 5 (Reuters) – Afghanistan will begin issuing passports to its residents once more on Tuesday after months of delays, a senior official stated.

Alam Gul Haqqani, the passport workplace’s performing head, informed reporters in Kabul they might challenge between 5,000 and 6,000 passports a day and ladies can be employed to deal with the processing of feminine residents’ paperwork.

Many Afghans, together with these attempting to flee the nation, have had their journey hampered by delays in issuing passports. The course of had already begun to sluggish earlier than the Taliban took management of the nation in August.

Reporting by Gibran Naiyyar Peshiman; Writing by Charlotte Greenfield; Editing by Andrew Heavens