Journalist kidnapped, IFJ concerned that dangers faced by journalists may escalate leading up to August elections
Recent articles in Afghanistan

The Afghanistan Journalists Center has documented 116 cases of violence, threats, insults and harassment against journalists and media workers over the past 12 months.

The Afghan government and the Taliban are asked to resume peace talks ahead of the 28 September presidential election in Afghanistan.

The Taliban said journalists will be targeted unless news outlets stop broadcasting what they describe as government propaganda against the insurgents.