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Pine nuts are a valuable crop across Asia (Photo: China Photos/Getty Images)
Ahmad Shah
15 Nov 17
Local traders call for better facilities and direct access to international markets.
Although mountainous, Khost province offers a direct way into Pakistan. (Photo: Capt. John Severns/US Air Force/Wikimedia Commons)
Ahmad Shah
7 Nov 17
Some citizens who once voted for the incumbent president say they feel let down.
Afghan students in the Khost province are being forced to attend government-organised demonstrations and ceremonies. (Photo: Natalie Behring-Chisholm/Getty Images)
Ahmad Shah
8 Dec 16
Young people resentful at being pulled out of school to boost crowds at public events.
Women work on textiles during vocational training in Kabul. (Photo: Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)
Ahmad Shah
8 Dec 16
Concerns that schemes designed to help women become economically self-sufficient have been abandoned.
Afghan women in Bagh-e-Babur, Kabul (Photo: Ninara/Wikimedia)
Ahmad Shah
20 Oct 16
Dedicated green space will provide opportunities to relax, socialise and run small businesses.
Leishmaniasis patient in a Kabul hospital. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Ahmad Shah
18 Jul 16
Health officials are concerned by rising rates of the parasitic disease.
A women entrepreneur in Khost displays her products made from locally available materials. (Photo: Ahmad Salarzai/Flickr)
Ahmad Shah
16 Jun 16
Warnings that small-scale development projects are falling victim to corruption.
Ahmad Shah
18 May 16
Locals say that only outside intervention can help reduce abuses.
Ahmad Shah
18 Jan 16
Local campaigners say that they are not invited to political or cultural gatherings.
Ahmad Shah
30 Nov 15
Thousands attend unregistered madrassas where the government has no control.

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