Monday 31 May 2021
May 31, 2021
Trash Or Treasure: Afghan Military Denies U.S. Military Weapons For Sale At Kandahar Market
At Bush Market, you can buy what the Americans did not take with them when they handed over their base at Kandahar to the Afghan military in mid-May. But amid claims that weapons and munitions are traded, officials insist that no sensitive or military equipment is changing hands.
May 28, 2021
Camped Out In War-Damaged Bosnian Villages, Afghan Migrants Make Repeat Runs For EU Border
Thousands of people are camped out in the ruins of largely abandoned Bosnian villages ravaged by war in the 1990s. From there, they try to cross the border into EU member Croatia. Many of them are Afghans who, despite being turned back dozens of times, are determined to keep trying.
May 12, 2021
As Afghan Talks Stall, Former Fighters On Both Sides Hope For Resolution
Talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban have halted in recent weeks as extremists launched a new wave of attacks. But two former combatants say they're still holding out hope for the peace process and an eventual end to the conflict.
May 10, 2021
Afghan Schoolgirls Laid To Rest After Bombing That Killed Dozens
More than 50 people were killed by a bomb attack outside a girls school in the Afghan capital, and at least 150 were injured. Most of the victims were young students. The explosions on May 8 took place in a neighborhood that is home to Shi'a from the Hazara ethnic minority.
May 10, 2021
America’s War In Afghanistan, In Photos
A Disappearing World. I worry about the fate of the people in my photos, from the shy school girls and owner of the American-style burger restaurant to the pro-American Shi’ite Hazaras who have been massacred (even at a wedding) in a bloody ISIS and Taliban terror campaign.
Returning Pakistani Taliban Employs Extortion As Control Grows2
'Better To Die': Afghan Woman Accuses Taliban Official Of Rape, Forced Marriage3
Amnesty Confirms Fresh Videos Show Taliban Executing Resistance Fighters4
'No One To Protect Us': Afghan Journalists Who Fled To Pakistan Say Western Nations Have Abandoned Them5
Fleeing Afghans Who Reach Turkey Get No Respite From Violence, Persecution6
Under The Taliban, Public Employees Must Pass Test Of Faith7
Women's Rights: A Year After The Taliban Takeover8
Taliban Harassment Of Couples A Blow To Afghan Restaurants9
Angelina Jolie Visits Flood-Hit Pakistan10
UN Envoy Angelina Jolie Visits Pakistan's Flood-Ravaged Areas