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Bamiyan shelter and safe house cares for battered Afghan women. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Salma Rasa
20 Apr 17
The whole concept of such shelters remains controversial in this deeply conservative country.
An Afghan woman's face is caught in the light at the Karti Sakhi shrine in Kabul. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Salma Rasa
16 Dec 16
Despite a government crackdown, supernatural practices remain as popular as ever in Afghanistan.
Aqulia and her husband, QaQa Alam are both blind and livie in a home for the disabled in Kabul. (Photo: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images)
Salma Rasa
5 Dec 16
Disabled people face social prejudice and a lack of government support.