The Tragic Consequences of the Three Decades of Afghanistan Wars

“The harm inflicted by three decades of war on the people and the country of Afghanistan have been cumulative. Hard statistics are difficult to find, and many of the available data are estimates. During the decade of war following the Soviet invasion in 1979,  (more…)

Children of Crisis and Austerity

Afghanistan has been through decades of conflicts and it became one of the most dangerous places in the world for children and their mothers to live. (more…)

Happiest Moment for Afghan Children

These children are coming from the most impoverished families in western Kabul, which is predominantly dwelled by the Hazara people. (more…)

Dambura Player in Bamiyan

Kabul Traffic

Outskirts of Kabul

Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers take part in a training


Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers take part in a training exercise at a military base in Kabul, summer 2008.

Eagle Eating a Squirrel

I took this photo at Dickinson College’s campus lawn. I remember it was on a Sunday afternoon, after my shift at the media center was over, I walked out of the building and started walking towards my apartment on West Louther Street, where I saw a bald eagle feast on a squirrel. (more…)