Afghanistan: Radio journalist assassinated in central Ghor province
Recent articles in Afghanistan

Reporter Rahmatullah Nikzad was killed in Ghazni province by unknown assailants on 21 December. He is the third media worker to be killed in Afghanistan this month.

Ariana News presenter Fardin Amini died under ‘suspicious circumstances’. He was the third Afghan journalist killed in a month, and only a day after the fatal shooting of Malala Maywand, a female television journalist and her driver in Jalalabad.

An investigation found credible information of 23 incidents of unlawful killing of 39 people by Australian forces in Afghanistan. The Australian soldiers who came forward to speak out about these incidents challenged a culture of secrecy and silence that has surrounded the Australian Defence Force for many years.