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Afghanistan Forces Kill Militants In Hostage Rescue

Dozens of militants have been killed by Afghan forces during a hostage rescue mission in the country, seeking to free a group of civilians held captive. 242 more words


Car Bomb Damages our Surgical Center in Kabul, Afghanistan

“The hospital kitchen has suffered damage, with windows broken and neon lights lying on the floor. There’s more damage inside the hospital, but nothing serious,” Michela, Medical Coordinator in Kabul, Afghanistan, explains how a car full of explosives was blown up last Thursday near the roundabout just opposite the hospital. 44 more words

From The Field

Wir gehen. Die bleiben: Ein Jahr in Kabul (Ganz frisches Buch)

Chapeau, Ronja von Wurmb-Seibel. Ihnen ist eines der wenigen Bücher – oder vielleicht sogar das einzige bisher – über Afghanistan nach den Taleban gelungen, in dem aber auch gar nix aus zweiter Hand ist. 855 more words


Healing the Afghan Soul: Fighting for Peace in Afghanistan’s Young Minds

When a young man named Feroz of just 23-years of age burned himself in public outside the presidential palace in Kabul recently, it is a reminder that even if Afghanistan became a peaceful country, she will not have a population with a peaceful mind. 920 more words


This woman braved the catcalls to protest street harassment—in Afghanistan

In the fall, a viral video followed a woman down the streets of New York City, where she experienced constant, intrusive, and threatening catcalling from the men that passed her. 225 more words