ARR Issue 402 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


ARR Issue 402

The mountainous terrain of southeast Afghanistan makes it hard to determine where the border with Pakistan lies. Here, a hill fort in Kunar province. (Photo: Isafmedia/US Army Staff Sgt Gary A Witte)
Mina Habib
1 Jul 11
Diplomatic row as civilians killed in unexplained attacks.
Officials in Herat province report a rise in the number of “honour killings” of women. (Photo: Flickr/Marius Arnesen)
Abdul Razaq Moheq
28 Jun 11
Culture of impunity seen as encouraging murder.
IWPR Afghanistan
23 Jun 11
Taleban’s top tunes are hits with phone owners in southeast.
Mina Habib
23 Jun 11
On the television news one night I saw the story of a 17-year-old boy called Masud who had been killed while in a juvenile detention centre in Kabul.
International forces in Kapisa province are being urged not to turn detained suspects over to Afghan security forces. Here, US troops hand out leaflets to Kapisa residents with good wishes for Ramadan, September 2010. (Photo: Isafmedia/US Air Force Tech. Sgt. Joe Laws)
Maiwand Safi
21 Jun 11
NATO troops urged not to hand over detainees to Afghan counterparts.