Posts tagged "Afghanistan"
Afghan schoolchildren take lessons in an open classroom at a refugee camp on the outskirts of Jalalabad, Nangarhar province
Photograph: Noorullah Shirzada/AFP/Getty Images
Afghan children ride a merry-go-round at a park on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Nov. 13. Children take advantage of holidays of “Ashura,” which marks the Shiite Muslims commemoration of the 7th century killing of their most revered Saint Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad, a symbol of martyrdom for Shiites.
(Rahmat Gul/Associated Press)
An Afghan man with his five children on his motorbike pays money to enter a park in Kandahar, southern Afghanistan, on November 1, 2013. On Fridays, the Islamic day of rest and prayer, children and their families traditionally gather in one of the few parks.
(AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
An Afghan boy on a donkey reacts as Canadian soldiers with the 1st RCR Battle Group, The Royal Canadian Regiment, patrol in Salavat, southwest of Kandahar, Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)
Afghan boys play on a destroyed car in Kabul October 22, 2013.
Afghan children climb onto a fence while playing as they sell tea in Kabul September 4, 2013. A tea vendor earns $1 on average a day.
An Afghan widow takes part in a demonstration at a CARE International food distribution center in Kabul, on March 6, 2006. Hundreds of widows staged a protest as they urged CARE to continue food distribution.
Afghan women take a workshop sponsored by a Malaysian NGO called Mercy that seeks to help local females to empower themselves, on April 15, 2010 in Kandahar, Afghanistan.
(Majid Saeedi/Getty Images)
Afghan refugee children collect items of use from a pile of garbage on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, on June 4. Pakistan hosts over 1.6 million registered Afghans, the largest and most protracted refugee population in the world, according to the UN refugee agency.
(Muhammed Muheisen/Associated Press)
An Afghan woman wearing a burqa holds her child as she walks along a street on the outskirts of Kabul May 13, 2013.