The New Arab Staff & Agencies
French President Emmanuel Macron stressed that the reforms should include tackling power and other infrastructure problems, improving public finances, and reducing corruption.
The figure includes civilians and combatants and is based on strict methodology requiring the full name of the deceased, as well as an established date and location of death.
Morocco regards Western Sahara as its territory, but the Algeria-backed Polisario Front movement seeks the region's independence and may take more steps to cut ties with the country.
Tunisia has imposed on and off curfews due to rises in Covid-19 infections but has seen a fall in numbers after the rollout of their vaccination campaign.
The Iraqi migrant died despite efforts to revive him. Polish officials have attributed the earlier deaths to hypothermia and exhaustion.
Earlier this month thousands of protesters from a neighbourhood populated by former Afghan army servicemen marched in Kandahar against plans by the Taliban to evict farmer from their homes.
The US military apologized on Friday for the Aug. 29 drone strike in Kabul that killed as many as 10 civilians, including seven children, calling it a "tragic mistake."
The Tunisian president's move to claim control over the nation's domestic security forces has proven unpopular with many.
All five powers including China, France, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States seek to secure peace in Afghanistan especially to protect women and girls.
Friday's strike marks the in-person return of the youth climate protests that in 2019 drew more than six million people onto the streets before the Covid-19 pandemic largely halted the mass gatherings and pushed much of the action online.