Posts tagged "Taliban"
Pakistan Frees Taliban Military Commander

Pakistan Frees Taliban Military Commander

Several experts have warned that the release of Taliban prisoners could lead to further insecurity and violence.
Pakistan to Release Head of Taliban Military Operations

Pakistan to Release Head of Taliban Military Operations

Afghan and Pakistani officials intend for the release of Baradar to advance peace talks between Afghanistan and the Taliban.
Taliban Murder Female Indian Writer

Taliban Murder Female Indian Writer

Sushmita Banerjee, 49, wrote a popular memoir in 1995 about her life as the wife of an Afghan man in Kabul while the Taliban ruled.
Mobile Phones to Promote Afghan Women's Literacy

Mobile Phones to Promote Afghan Women’s Literacy

Paiwastoon Networking Services, an Afghan IT company, launched a new literacy program this week that enables women to use mobile phones to learn reading and writing. The program is currently in its pilot phase, but the education ministry has intentions of spreading it nationwide. The phone is called Ustad Mobile (Mobile Teacher) and uses mobile...
Why Is the FMF Refusing to Abandon the Women and Girls of Afghanistan?

Why Is the FMF Refusing to Abandon the Women and Girls of Afghanistan?

Afghanistan is in deplorable condition. There’s no disputing that. Some feel that we should just walk away.