INTERNATIONAL

Looming Humanitarian Crisis : UN Convenes Aid Conference For Afghanistan

The United Nations will convene an International Aid conference in Geneva today to help avert what un Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called a "looming humanitarian catastrophe".

The conference is aimed to raise more than 600 million dollars for Afghanistan.

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, head of ICRC Peter Maurer as well as dozens of government representatives including German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas will attend conference.