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Afghanistan Women Moral Crimes

Running Into a Dead End

Margaret A. Hacskaylo | Posted 07.29.2013 | Impact
Margaret A. Hacskaylo

On Tuesday, Human Rights Watch (HRW) held a press conference to announce a dramatic increase in the number of women arrested for "morality crimes" in Afghanistan in the last 18 months.

Dramatic Rise In Number Of Afghan Women Jailed For 'Moral Crimes'

AP | KAY JOHNSON | Posted 07.21.2013 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — The number of Afghan women and girls jailed for "moral crimes" has risen dramatically in the past 18 months, raising concer...

For Afghan Women, Little Has Changed Since Taliban

AP | KATHY GANNON | Posted 04.09.2013 | World

KABUL -- Lost and alone in a strange city Mariam called the only person she knew, her husband's cousin. She worried he wouldn't help her because she ...