KABUL (SW) – The intimidation and detention of journalists continue with the forces of the Islamic Emirate now arresting Mirza Hassani, the director of Aftab Private Radio in Daikundi.
KABUL (SW) – Press freedom activists and journalists believe curbs are mounting with every passing day under the rule of the Islamic Emirate in Afghanistan.
KABUL (SW) – Salam Watandar has bagged two awards for the year as the Afghanistan Federation of Journalists and Media facilitated journalists in various categories through a competitive process.
KABUL (SW) – Family members of Sahar Sirat, head of a local radio station in Nangarhar province, say he went missing in Kabul last week and has not been heard from for a week now.
MONITORING (SW) – A bomb attack on a minivan in a Shi’ite neighborhood of Kabul has killed a well-known Afghan television journalist, according to an Afghan media watchdog and the journalist’s wife.
KABUL (SW) – An editor and reporter associated with Salam Watandar, Mohammad Ali Ahmadi, has been assaulted in the capital Kabul.
KABUL (SW) – An award winning Indian journalist associated with the Reuters news agency got killed in clashes between the security forces and the Taliban insurgents in Kandahar.
Calls have been made for thorough investigations and justice into the assassination of three family members of a slain journalist in Ghor province.
Security sources in Ghor said that three members of the family of Bismillah Adel Aimaq, the slain managing director of Sada-e Ghor radio, were killed in the Taliban attack and 10 others were wounded.
A deadly landmine blast in Helmand province killed a journalist associated with the Azad Radio on Thursday.