Stories about Afghanistan from March, 2010
Nick Fielding analyzes the Afghan Finance Ministry's latest Donor Financial Review. The really interesting question is how much of all those billions is still in Afghanistan, he says.
Nick Fielding reviews the Afghan governmental websites and finds that they are mostly moribund.
Christian Bleuer reflects on a video report about Afghan refugees in Tajikistan, saying that this is just one of many issues in the country that it is ill-equipped to handle.
Nick Fielding reports on the fact that the continuing survival of the Afghan National Film Archive, containing the only known copies of some Afghan films and documentaries, remains precarious.
Joshua Foust doubts whether reports of Iranian support to the Taliban are credible.
Joshua Foust reflects on how the U.S. military chooses to portray the communities where it operates.
Nasim Fekrat reviews nine years of the US presence in Afghanistan and says that those cannot be considered as “invasion”.
Joshua Foust reviews the background of a recent suicide attack in Khost, Afghanistan.
Afghan PenLog reports on the international photography trainings project for the young men and women of Aghanistan, which has taken place in Philadelphia and ended up with an exhibition.
Joshua Foust criticizes the American push to negotiate with insurgent leaders in Afghanistan.
Joshua Foust argues that in Afghanistan the U.S. should abandon its war on drugs if it hopes to ever reduce the drugs trade.