11
Aug2017

If We Do Not Rise, Every Corner of This Land Will be Mirzaolang!

Solidarirty Party of Afghanistan
If We Do Not Rise, Every Corner of This Land Will be Mirzaolang!

Our nation is once more grieving the shocking killings of their innocent compatriots in Sare Pul. On August 6, the savage ISIS and Taliban captured Mirzawalang village in Sayyad district of Sare Pul province, and according to reports, brutally killed more than 50 civilians and tens of poor families were taken hostage. This massacre is reminiscent of the Yakawlang massacre in January 2001, but more atrocious because even women and children were not spared this...

02
Jul2017

A Moment in the Lives of Bamyan’s Cave Dwellers

Tofan
A Moment in the Lives of Bamyan’s Cave Dwellers

On a cold day in the winter of 1395, I stopped by a cave dwelling family near one of the destroyed Buddha statues. While most Bamianians are poor, Bamian’s cave dwellers symbolize people’s extreme poverty.