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Afghanistan Journalist

Afghanistan Journalist's Mission For Peace

latimes.com | Emal Haidary, Los Angeles Times | Posted 11.09.2011 | Los Angeles

Emal Haidary, who spent five months in Los Angeles on a fellowship, wants to pursue peace journalism at home in Afghanistan. Peace journalism, he says...

Afghan Journalist Attacked With Acid In Kabul

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — An unknown assailant sprayed acid in the face of a prominent Afghan journalist and author, apparently in retaliation for hi...

Afghan War Raises Questions of Coverage In The U.S.

New York Times | BRIAN STELTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

American networks each generally have one correspondent in Kabul at all times, sometimes working on a freelance basis. The office space in Kabul is a ...

Backlash Over Journalist's Rescue In Afghanistan

Yahoo! News | Lynne O'Donnell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL (AFP) -- Criticism mounted on Thursday of the dramatic airborne rescue from Taliban territory of a kidnapped Western journalist who walked free ...

Karzai Government Demands Media Blackout On Election Day, Journalists Refuse

AP | RAHIM FAIEZ and HEIDI VOGT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL — Afghan journalists charged Wednesday that their government was violating the constitution by trying to censor reports of violence on ele...

Afghan Journalist's 20-Year Blasphemy Sentence Upheld By Court

New York Times | ABDUL WAHEED WAFA and CARLOTTA GALL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan -- Afghanistan's Supreme Court has upheld a 20-year sentence for an Afghan university student journalist accused of blasphemy in a ...

Afghanistan Approves Death Sentence For Journalist Accused Of Insulting Islam

AP | AMIR SHAH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Afghanistan's upper house of parliament lauded the death sentence handed down against a local journalist who was found guilty of insulting Islam, an o...