Afghanistan’s Hazara people targeted for their faith | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Afghanistan’s Hazara people targeted for their faith | DW News” – below is their description. Afghanistan’s Hazara people live in constant fear of being targeted by militants, because of their faith. They are a Shia minority in Sunni majority Afghanistan and have long been discriminated against. An Islamic … Read more Afghanistan’s Hazara people targeted for their faith | DW News

Seven killed in twin van bomb blasts in Afghanistan’s Kabul

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Seven killed in twin van bomb blasts in Afghanistan’s Kabul” – below is their description. In Afghanistan, at least seven people were killed by two explosions a couple of kilometres apart in the capital Kabul. Many living in the targeted neighbourhood are from the Hazara ethnic community, … Read more Seven killed in twin van bomb blasts in Afghanistan’s Kabul

Death toll from Afghan blast in Kabul rises to 85

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Death toll from Afghan blast in Kabul rises to 85” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-05-10/Death-toll-from-Afghan-blast-in-Kabul-rises-to-85-109kT7D2EKY/index.html The death toll from a bomb attack outside a school in the Afghan capital Kabul on May 8 has risen to 85, with doctors struggling to care for hundreds of injured … Read more Death toll from Afghan blast in Kabul rises to 85

Afghan girls’ school bombing kills at least 68, raises fear of more violence as US withdraws

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Afghan girls’ school bombing kills at least 68, raises fear of more violence as US withdraws” – below is their description. Explosions outside a school in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul have killed at least 68 people and wounded at least 165 others, many of them teenage girls. … Read more Afghan girls’ school bombing kills at least 68, raises fear of more violence as US withdraws

Afghans hold funeral for victims of Kabul school bomb blasts

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Afghans hold funeral for victims of Kabul school bomb blasts” – below is their description. Dozens of young girls have been buried at a desolate hilltop cemetery in Kabul, a day after a secondary school was targeted in the bloodiest attack in Afghanistan in more than a … Read more Afghans hold funeral for victims of Kabul school bomb blasts

Blasts near girls’ school in Kabul leave 55 dead, over 150 injured

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Blasts near girls’ school in Kabul leave 55 dead, over 150 injured” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-05-09/Blasts-near-girls-school-in-Kabul-leave-55-dead-over-150-injured-107QgBFc9u8/index.html At least 55 people were killed and over 150 injured in explosions outside a girls’ school in an area of Kabul populated by the Shiite Hazara community on May … Read more Blasts near girls’ school in Kabul leave 55 dead, over 150 injured

Blast kills dozens near school in Afghan capital Kabul

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Blast kills dozens near school in Afghan capital Kabul” – below is their description. Warning – this report contains some graphic images. At least 55 people, mostly schoolgirls – have been killed in multiple blasts outside a school in the Afghan capital Kabul and more than 150 … Read more Blast kills dozens near school in Afghan capital Kabul

Pakistan’s Hazara women turn to Chinese martial arts for self-defence despite cultural norms

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Pakistan’s Hazara women turn to Chinese martial arts for self-defence despite cultural norms” – below is their description. Hundreds of Pakistani Hazara women are defying cultural norms to learn how to deliver sidekicks and elbow blows to defend themselves using Chinese martial arts. In the conservative … Read more Pakistan’s Hazara women turn to Chinese martial arts for self-defence despite cultural norms

Paris’s Guimet Museum brings Bamiyan Buddhas back to life, 20 years on

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Paris’s Guimet Museum brings Bamiyan Buddhas back to life, 20 years on” – below is their description. Twenty years after the destruction of #Afghanistan’s #Buddhas of #Bamiyan by the #Taliban, #Paris’s Guimet Museum is paying tribute to the dramatic 6th and 7th-century sculptures, to French archaeologists Joseph and … Read more Paris’s Guimet Museum brings Bamiyan Buddhas back to life, 20 years on

Afghanistan-Pakistan: Hazara Shiites, prime targets of Sunni extremists

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Afghanistan-Pakistan: Hazara Shiites, prime targets of Sunni extremists” – below is their description. On both sides of the border between Pakistan and Afghanistan, members of the Hazara minority, who practice Shia Islam, have become a prime target for various Sunni terrorist groups such as the Taliban and … Read more Afghanistan-Pakistan: Hazara Shiites, prime targets of Sunni extremists

As US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan nears, Hazara militia fighters prepare for the worst

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “As US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan nears, Hazara militia fighters prepare for the worst” – below is their description. Afghan security forces are struggling to hold off increasingly powerful Taliban militants as slow-moving peace talks continue between warring factions in the country. But while negotiations continue, … Read more As US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan nears, Hazara militia fighters prepare for the worst

Afghanistan’s Hazara community: Locals form militias following attacks

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Afghanistan’s Hazara community: Locals form militias following attacks” – below is their description. As efforts for peace with the Taliban continue, another group is taking up arms in Afghanistan. The ethnic Hazara community has been persecuted for years. Now, some young men are forming militias of their … Read more Afghanistan’s Hazara community: Locals form militias following attacks

Pakistan: Militants abduct and kill Shia Hazara miners in Balochistan | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Pakistan: Militants abduct and kill Shia Hazara miners in Balochistan | DW News” – below is their description. In Pakistan, Islamic State militants have kidnapped and murdered 11 coal miners in Balochistan Province in the country’s southwest. All of the victims belong to the Shia Hazara minority.Their families … Read more Pakistan: Militants abduct and kill Shia Hazara miners in Balochistan | DW News

Islamic State claims responsibility for attack on Pakistan’s Shi’ite Hazara

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Islamic State claims responsibility for attack on Pakistan’s Shi’ite Hazara” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack that killed 11 miners from Pakistan’s minority Shia Hazaras in Balochistan Province. Following Sunday’s attack, members of the Hazara minority in Quetta … Read more Islamic State claims responsibility for attack on Pakistan’s Shi’ite Hazara

From Hope to Home: Leaving Afghanistan

Mohammad Razai is a student at the University of Cambridge. Here, he explains why his family left Afghanistan and what it meant to him to settle in the UK: When I was six years old, the enveloping darkness of the courtyard; the familiar sonorous sound of Muazzin from the pulpit of the mosque, calling the … Read more From Hope to Home: Leaving Afghanistan