How do you bring peace to a country where everyone has PTSD and the only therapy is prayer?
The Gorge of Many Sorrows
Every month, 40 Afghans are killed or injured by Soviet-era land mines. Meet two of them.
Living on Afghan Time
If you count out time in millennia, ending a 10-year war becomes a lot more complicated.
The Tale of Forty Maidens
From ancient legend to last week, in Afghanistan, even a castle can't keep women safe.
Cold and Violent
In the first installment of a regular weekly dispatch, Anna Badkhen returns to Northern Afghanistan to find a freezing, chaotic place.