The purpose of your trip to Afghanistan is to document the crimes committed by the Taliban in the country; what is really happening in Afghanistan. In other words, how serious the human rights situation is in Afghanistan under the rule of the Taliban?
We need to create a plan to help us fight back. It may be a long time before we can claim what is ours, but the first thing we must do is to hope and dream.
Dear Afghan sisters history has not been kind to you. You have had a few heroines in the past, and most of them succeeded in life by marrying the right man. Nur Jahan did good work, but had the advantage of a powerful husband.
I pay taxes and vote in the US and feel complicit in the tragedy that has unfolded over the last 21 years, and I am truly sorry for that.
The Taliban have issued nearly forty decrees and orders related to controlling the behaviour and movement of women in the 15 months since they took power.
Dr. Dawood* was treating a patient in the Abu Ali Sinai Balkhi seminary hospital in the Mazar-e-Sharif city about a month ago when a Taliban man entered the hospital with his wife who had a head wound. It was one o’clock in the morning. Dr. Dawood’s patient had been in a traffic accident and had a traumatic head injury that...