ARR 591 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


ARR 591

Teenage boys are vulnerable to recruitment by the Taleban, who lure them with graphic tales of injustices committed by foreigners. (Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Asadullah Jabarkhil
23 Feb 18
Former child soldiers describe how they were groomed and recruited by the insurgents.
Farmland in Zabul province is drying up as water resources are drained by privately-dug wells. (Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Bismillah Pashtoonmal
23 Feb 18
Farmland under threat as access to irrigation decreases.
An Afghan midwife examines a pregnant woman from a remote village. (Photo: Air Force Master Sgt. Sarah R. Webb, Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team Public Affairs)
Khairuddin Zaki
22 Feb 18
Locals say that conservative attitudes are changing.
Producing sesame oil the old-fashioned way - with a camel. (Photo: Barat Ali Jafar)
Barat Ali Jafar
22 Feb 18
Small-scale craftsmen still process their product using millstones turned by camels.
Afghan men dance on the streets of Kabul celebrating the first day of Eid-al-Fitr. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Nasratullah Nasrat
20 Feb 18
Performers and parties targeted in insurgent clampdown.
An Afghan potter prepares bowls in his studio. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Ahmad Lodin
20 Feb 18
Craftsmen and traders say that business is booming.
19 Feb 18
X-rated clips uploaded onto users’ mobile phones.
Poppy production is on the rise in Nimroz province. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Safiullah Amiri
19 Feb 18
Workers returning from Iran also fuelling narcotics epidemic.