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ARR Issue 401

American soldiers at an outpost in the southern Zabul province. (Photo: Staff Sergeant Adam Mancini/US Army)
Peter Eichstaedt
16 Jun 11
With the death of Osama bin Laden in early May and growing concerns among Americans about a faltering economy and growing national debt, there is a growing clamour for a rapid withdrawal of United States troops from Afghanistan.
Gol Ahmad Ehsan
16 Jun 11
Fears that economic ties would be cut if bridge collapses under heavy traffic flow.
IWPR staff
16 Jun 11
International trainers in Afghanistan win plaudits for news photography and journalism.
Unlike many, the Ghazikhankel school in Tagab, Kapisa province, has its own building, even if there is no glass in the window yet. (Photo: Isafmedia/US Navy  Petty Officer 1st Class Mark O’Donald)
Maiwand Safi
15 Jun 11
While officials hail progress on education, only half the country’s schools have the premises and teaching materials they need.
IWPR staff
15 Jun 11
IWPR reporters begin probing underreported subjects as part of new programme aimed at improving accountability of officials.
IWPR staff
15 Jun 11
IWPR reporters begin probing underreported subjects as part of new programme aimed at improving accountability of officials.
Sadeq Behnam
15 Jun 11
IWPR story said to have contributed to introduction of ban on poaching of species that prey on agricultural pests.
A shopping street in Herat. (Photo: Isafmedia/US. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Kevin Wallace)
Shahpoor Saber
14 Jun 11
Manufacturing sector struggles against flood of cheaper imports.