ARR Issue 393 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


ARR Issue 393

A soldier from the Provincial Reconstruction Team in Ghor during a joint mission with Afghan officials to look at security in the remote Pasaband district in early February 2011. (Photo: Isafmedia)
Zia Ahmadi
17 Mar 11
Residents of western province say armed strongmen abduct and assault women without fear of government retribution.
Children at a refugee camp near Sar-e Pol for Afghans recently returned from Iran, 2009. (Photo: UN Photo/Eric Kanalstein)
Sayed Wahed Hashemi
17 Mar 11
Hundreds of minors arrive in Afghanistan without their families.
Abdol Wahed Faramarz
14 Mar 11
Analysts see Pakistani support as key to guaranteeing security of pipeline through insurgent heartlands.
Afghan police are now allowed to shoot suspects if they attempt to flee.(Photo: US Army/Specialist Lester B. Colley)
Mina Habib
14 Mar 11
Robust “shoot first” tactics said to reduce rate of serious offences.