from The Great Debate:

Afghanistan votes on its future

By Anja Manuel
April 3, 2014

The coverage on the impending Afghan presidential elections has been filled with death and chaos -- the tragic shooting at the Serena hotel where an international election monitor was killed, the shocking attack on the Afghan Election Commission's headquarters, the killing of a provincial council candidate and the news that several international monitoring groups are pulling out.

from Afghan Journal:

Ten years on, still trying to frame the Afghan War

June 14, 2011

U.S. President Barack Obama is in the midst of a wrenching decision on whether to quickly bring home the 100,000 troops deployed in Afghanistan or stay the course in the hope that the situation will stabilise in the country.

from FaithWorld:

European push to ban burqas appalls Afghan women

By Reuters Staff
April 16, 2010

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Afghan widows line up during a cash for work project in Kabul January 6, 2010/Ahmad Masood

from FaithWorld:

German film explores Muslims struggling with life in West

February 18, 2010

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Burhan Qurbani at the Berlinale International Film Festival, 17 Feb 2010/Tobias Schwarz