ARR Issue 405 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


ARR Issue 405

11 Aug 11
Monitoring of inmates and conditions at Kabul detention facility improved after IWPR investigation into child’s death in custody.
Shahpoor Saber
1 Aug 11
IWPR report on dire consequences of cheap imports for Herat factories triggers further press coverage.
Sayed Wahed Hashemi
29 Jul 11
Outcry after police in western Afghan city arrest unmarried men and women for being out in the streets together
Afghan soldiers learn about mine detection in Kandahar province. (Photo: Isafmedia/courtesy Canadian Forces)
Abdol Wahed Faramarz
28 Jul 11
Despite clearance efforts, forgotten landmines cause 50 casualties a month.
Brigadier Ed Davis, the commander of Task Helmand Force, shakes hands with provincial police chief General Hakim Angar as the NATO-led force formally hands over control to Afghan security forces, July 20. (Photo: Isafmedia/Hamish Burke)
Gol Ahmad Ehsan
28 Jul 11
Afghan satisfaction at gaining control of security mixed with fears for future stability.
Hijratullah Ekhtyar
28 Jul 11
But is separate schooling the right solution?