ARR Issue 481 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


ARR Issue 481

Ahmad Shah
27 Mar 14
In contrast to previous years, clerics are now encouraging people to vote.
Voting in Mazar-e Sharif in the 2010 parliamentary election. (Photo: Majid Saeedi/Getty Images. © Getty Images)
27 Mar 14
Who's who in the April 5 election.
Gol Ahmad Ehsan
26 Mar 14
Contenders for council seats in southern province say their gender puts them at a major disadvantage.
Afghan musicians at a poetry festival in Farah, western Afghanistan, in May 2010. (Photo: US Air Force Senior Airman Rylan K. Albright/ISAF/Wikimedia Commons)
Hijratullah Ekhtyar, Mina Habib
24 Mar 14
Traditional musicians say rising security threats are driving them to leave the country or seek safer work.