Kabul Protests

Veiled protest: Afghan women rally in support of the Taliban

A handful wore blue burqas, which have only a small mesh window to see from, but most wore black niqabs covering most of the face apart from the eyes.

published on : 12th September 2021

'Punched, thrashed with batons, electrical cables': Afghan scribes recall Taliban beatings

The pair were picked up at a demonstration on Wednesday and taken to a police station in the capital, where they say they were punched and beaten with batons, electrical cables and whips.

published on : 10th September 2021

Afghanistan crisis: Over 24 hours in Kabul, brutality, trauma, moments of grace

And for thousands of US officials and volunteers working around the world to place Afghan refugees, there is still no rest.

published on : 4th September 2021

Afghanistan woman activist beaten up by Taliban as protest turns violent in Kabul

According to video clips shared on social media by journalists and other people, the Taliban used tear gas to disperse the all-women protest after they failed to do so after gunshots.

published on : 4th September 2021