Afghan women continue to be side-lined after 12 years of war

Afghan women continue to be side-lined after 12 years of war

Daisy Sindelar for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty – WNN Justice (WNN/RFE/RL) Northern Afghanistan, CENTRAL ASIA: For her latest book, “The World Is a Carpet,” Russian-born, U.S.-based journalist Anna Badkhen spent a year in a tiny village in northern Afghanistan to watch impoverished Turkmen women weave carpets that would go on to be sold for a small […]

UN voices ‘Serious concern’ over deaths of Afghan children and woman

UN voices ‘Serious concern’ over deaths of Afghan children and woman

WNN Breaking (WNN/UN) Kabul, AFGHANISTAN, SOUTH ASIA: The United Nations today voiced “serious concern” over the deaths of at least 10 Afghan children and a woman, and injuries to seven others in an armed clash during a joint Afghan-NATO operation against the Taliban in eastern Kunar province. According to published reports the children and the […]