Afghanistan: 20 journalists killed in the past year
Recent articles in Afghanistan
Nepali journalists and photojournalists lit candles to pay tribute to the journalists killed in Kabul attack, May 02, 2018, Narayan Maharjan/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Parties involved in the Afghan peace talks are urged to protect the safety of journalists.

An Afghan boy helps unload ballot materials from an Mi-17 helicopter in Jaghuri, Afghanistan, 16 September 2010, Staff Sgt. Joseph Swafford/Public Domain

Targeted attacks and other forms of violence are undermining Afghanistan’s parliamentary election scheduled for 20 October

Honoree and founder/CEO of Code to Inspire Fereshteh Forough speaks during the Marie Claire Young Women's Honors in Marina del Rey, California, 19 November 2016, Rich Polk/Getty Images for Young Women's Honors

Being an Afghan or Pakistani woman online attracts prejudice, harassment, or even danger. But for many, technology offers freedom from the past.