January 15, 2016 /
Al Jazeera America
An August 2014 operation targeting Taliban in Charkh, Afghanistan, left 15 villagers dead, four of them children. More than a year later, only one Afghan has been prosecuted for wrongful death.
January 15, 2016
Fifteen years after the U.S. invasion, Afghanistan is in the grip of a mental health crisis that fuels an endless cycle of conflict. There are scant resources available to heal the collective trauma.
January 14, 2016
New book by Pulitzer Center grantee examines how one community, especially known for more liberal views, may fare when foreign troops are no longer in Afghanistan.
December 28, 2015 /
When we think of war photography, we think of soldiers and battles. What about those who are left behind once the fighting is over?
December 15, 2015 /
Munawar is one of 44 women and 17 children living in a shelter, the first of its kind in a country where women once had no place to go.
December 7, 2015 /
Photographer Paula Bronstein has spent several years covering Afghanistan. But unlike most photojournalists, her stories didn't come from the conflict's frontlines.
November 11, 2015
Photojournalist Paula Bronstein discusses her reporting from Afghanistan, where she has documented the lives of the many war widows, the legacy of three decades of war.
November 5, 2015 /
The Wall Street Journal
After decades of conflict, many Afghan women struggle to survive on their own.
November 5, 2015
Afghanistan is a country where the number of war widows is legion—and where tradition, law and poverty conspire to make their problems worse.
September 21, 2015 /
Under Deborah Lyons’s leadership, the Canadian Embassy in Kabul has been at the forefront of women's issues in the country.