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Two more Hazaras gunned down in Quetta

Two more Hazaras gunned down in Quetta

By Mohammad Zafar QUETTA: Days after armed men gunned down three members of the Hazara community,…

Targeted attack: Two Hazaras killed in Quetta

Targeted attack: Two Hazaras killed in Quetta

By Muhammad Zafar Two Hazara were killed and three others were injured on Monday in a targeted…

Finding Publisher For: The Plight of The Hazara People

Finding Publisher For: The Plight of The Hazara People

The plight of the Hazara people’ is a photographic book complied with portraits and testimonies…

Three Hazaras Killed in Quetta-Pakistan

Three Hazaras Killed in Quetta-Pakistan

Quetta: Three people belonging to the Hazara community were shot dead on Monday near the Mekran…

Taliban Are Said to Target Hazaras to Try to Match ISIS’ Brutality

Taliban Are Said to Target Hazaras to Try to Match ISIS’ Brutality

By ROD NORDLAND and JAWAD SUKHANYAR KABUL, Afghanistan — A wave of kidnappings followed by numerous beheadings of…

Refugee looks back on ordeal of seeking asylum and being detained in Nauru

Refugee looks back on ordeal of seeking asylum and being detained in Nauru

BY GUY CREIGHTON           A. B. CWhen 10-year-old Mohammad Baqiri saw…

A letter with the affliction of my soul

A letter with the affliction of my soul

by Habiba Roshan Dear a father, a mother, a sibling  to the empty plate, we…

Sydney: Hazaras protest kidnappings

Sydney: Hazaras protest kidnappings

Photos by Asad Amir  On April 11, 2015 The Hazara community protested the indifference of the…

A letter from Australia: I fear for my own people

A letter from Australia: I fear for my own people

Aziza Zafari  I am a young woman from Afghanistan who came to Australia with my…

Gothenburg: Protests and the gatherings of ask for justice

Gothenburg: Protests and the gatherings of ask for justice

By Soheila Haidari On the evening of Sunday, March 29, 2015, a group of Afghans…

From Afghanistan’s Rubble, A Teacher Builds A School Of Ideas

From Afghanistan’s Rubble, A Teacher Builds A School Of Ideas

by Philip Reeves Aziz Royesh is a man whose life has been defined by one over-arching…

HAZARA PERSECUATION IN PAKISTAN

HAZARA PERSECUATION IN PAKISTAN

BY ABDUL RAHIM CHNAGEZI The existence of Hazara nation in this part of region including…

Can Afghanistan Avoid the History of Ethnic Subjugation?

Can Afghanistan Avoid the History of Ethnic Subjugation?

By Ali Reza Sarwar There is serious evidence indicating that Afghanistan may return to a chaotic…

Gunmen kidnap 30 members of Hazara community in southern Afghanistan

Gunmen kidnap 30 members of Hazara community in southern Afghanistan

Kandahar, Afghanistan: Gunmen in southern Afghanistan kidnapped 30 members of the Hazara ethnic community, authorities said…

Dispatches: Afghanistan’s Afshar Agonies Remembered

Dispatches: Afghanistan’s Afshar Agonies Remembered

by Ahmad Shuja Twenty-two years ago, residents of Kabul’s Afshar district awoke to the sound of…

A Hazaragi Restaurant

A Hazaragi Restaurant

A Hazaragi restaurant in Dahan Awdila Village, Behsood District, Maidan Province. A restaurant in the middle of…

Nine Hazara Passengers Killed by Taliban

Nine Hazara Passengers Killed by Taliban

By Mohemed Rizaee Jaghori is one of the Ghazni’s districts which is located in central-east…

Pakistan to Pakenham

Pakistan to Pakenham

From death threats to a new home to the United Nations, knowledge has shaped Zakia…

The peculiar case of Liaquat Ali Hazara

The peculiar case of Liaquat Ali Hazara

By Eisa Ali, Liaquat Ali Hazara   The West tells Muslims to condemn terror but…

Stemming Hazara Killings in the Islamic State Era

Stemming Hazara Killings in the Islamic State Era

By Brian Perkins While the international community scrambles to end the Islamic State-led atrocities against…

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  • From Afghanistan’s Rubble, A Teacher Builds A School Of Ideas
  • Documentary Highlights Sectarian Issues
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  • We Celebrate Hazara International Solidarity Day
  • Pakistan on Brink of Political Change
  • Protest Against Terrorism of Taliban in Kabul, Herat, Bamiyan and Ghor:  Stop Hazara Killing
  • Poets discover Hazara while NATO fails to protect them from terrorists
  • What is driving the ongoing violence and prejudice against  minorities in pakistan?
  • Swiss: Inaugural Exhibition of the Hazara Artist Mohsen Taasha Wahidi
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  • “I Am Hazara” the documentary screen on International Exile Film Festival in Sweden
  • Bamiyan: Rally against education apartheid in Afghanistan
  • Researching Ethnic Politics in Afghanistan: Engagement or “Objectivity”?

Two more Hazaras gunned down in Quetta

By Mohammad Zafar QUETTA: Days after armed men gunned down three members of the Hazara community, two more Hazaras were shot dead near Meezan Chowk on Wednesday. City SHO Chudhry Aslam told The Express Tribune that unknown armed assailants opened fire at people sitting outside a cloth merchant’s store on Meconogey road near Meezan Chowk . The attack…

Two more Hazaras gunned down in Quetta

Taliban Are Said to Target Hazaras to Try to Match ISIS’ Brutality

By ROD NORDLAND and JAWAD SUKHANYAR KABUL, Afghanistan — A wave of kidnappings followed by numerous beheadings of members of Afghanistan’s Hazara ethnic group have spread alarm and anger among a people who have historically been this country’s most persecuted.  The police in Ghazni Province on Sunday confirmed that four Hazara farmers who had been kidnapped by the…

Taliban Are Said to Target Hazaras to Try to Match ISIS’ Brutality

Part 2: Local or Neighborhood Trade in Hazarajat

Nomad Expansion and commerce in Central Afghanistan A Sketch of Some Modern Trends By Klaus Ferdinand Local or neighborhood trade in Hazarajat Despite the differences existing between the nomads and the settled population in Hazarajat, economic relations and, on some points, cooperation, of benefit to both parties came into being at an early stage. It…

Part 2: Local or Neighborhood Trade in Hazarajat

From Afghanistan’s Rubble, A Teacher Builds A School Of Ideas

by Philip Reeves Aziz Royesh is a man whose life has been defined by one over-arching ambition: He says he simply wants to be a teacher. At 46, he has achieved that goal in one of the most difficult and dangerous environments in the world — Afghanistan. He has also founded a school that is now…

From Afghanistan’s Rubble, A Teacher Builds A School Of Ideas

A letter from Australia: I fear for my own people

Aziza Zafari  I am a young woman from Afghanistan who came to Australia with my family ten years ago. After experiencing much danger and hardship,   this country seemed like Paradise to us. For the first time we felt secure and human rights were respected. I love Australia, but I find myself in the conflicting cross-currents…

A letter from Australia: I fear for my own people

Afghanistan News

Taliban Are Said to Target Hazaras to Try to Match ISIS’ Brutality

Taliban Are Said to Target Hazaras to Try to Match ISIS’ Brutality

By ROD NORDLAND and JAWAD SUKHANYAR KABUL, Afghanistan — A wave of kidnappings followed by numerous beheadings of members of Afghanistan’s Hazara ethnic group have spread alarm and anger among a people who have historically been this country’s most persecuted.  The police in…

Gunmen kidnap 30 members of Hazara community in southern Afghanistan

Gunmen kidnap 30 members of Hazara community in southern Afghanistan

Kandahar, Afghanistan: Gunmen in southern Afghanistan kidnapped 30 members of the Hazara ethnic community, authorities said Tuesday. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack Monday afternoon, nor demanded a ransom. The 30 people were kidnapped from two vehicles on a…

Disputes damage hopes of rebuilding Afghanistan’s Bamiyan Buddhas

Disputes damage hopes of rebuilding Afghanistan’s Bamiyan Buddhas

By Frédéric Bobin Plans are afoot to restore giant Buddhist symbols destroyed by the Taliban, but experts cannot agree on best way forward. The Sasal Buddha at Bamiyan, Afghanistan, pictured before its destruction in 2001. Photograph: Ian Griffiths/Corbis It is…

No Justice for teenaged Afghanistan Immigrants during Forced Deportation in Norway

No Justice for teenaged Afghanistan Immigrants during Forced Deportation in Norway

By: Kawa gharji It is nearly 12 years since the Taliban regime has fallen and…

Norway: The Hell for Asylum Seekers

Norway: The Hell for Asylum Seekers

By Kawa Gharji Translated: Ishaq Mohammadi “Norway police usually search for asylum seekers over the…

Record High Deportation from Norway and Ghulam nabi Cues

Record High Deportation from Norway and Ghulam nabi Cues

By kawa gharji Today, I spoke with Nabi again. He said he has been to…

Gholam Nabi, Disabled Asylum Seeker Deported 26th of October in Afghanistan and Beaten by Norwegian Police

Gholam Nabi, Disabled Asylum Seeker Deported 26th of October in Afghanistan and Beaten by Norwegian Police

By Kawa Gharji Gholam Nabi has been deported from Norway two days ago. Today I…

Protest Against Terrorism of Taliban in Kabul, Herat, Bamiyan and Ghor: Stop Hazara Killing

Protest Against Terrorism of Taliban in Kabul, Herat, Bamiyan and Ghor:  Stop Hazara Killing

Photos by Hakim Muzaher Mahdi Zartosht, Latif Azimi & Mohammad Rohani ©HPIN On Friday, 25…

A concocted mandate “Afghan Disputed Presidential Polls”

A concocted mandate “Afghan Disputed Presidential Polls”

By Dr. Hussain Yasa The provisional results which the Afghan Election Commission announced for the…

Worst of the Worst’: Who Did U.S. Release From Gitmo for Bergdahl?

Worst of the Worst’: Who Did U.S. Release From Gitmo for Bergdahl?

BY FOX NEWS INSIDER Watch the latest video at video.insider.foxnews.com After the release this weekend…

Poets discover Hazara while NATO fails to protect them from terrorists

Poets discover Hazara while NATO fails to protect them from terrorists

The works of one hundred twenty five internationally recognized poets from sixty-eight countries have been…

Refugees & Asylum Seekers

No Land for The Hazara Asylum Seekers

No Land for The Hazara Asylum Seekers

The sad story of Reza Mohammadi By: Kawa Gharji and Basir ahang Translated:Amin Wahidi It…

The peculiar case of Liaquat Ali Hazara

The peculiar case of Liaquat Ali Hazara

By Eisa Ali, Liaquat Ali Hazara   The West tells Muslims to condemn terror but…

Rough Crossing

Rough Crossing

Rough Crossing ———————- Fleeing persecution, a group of ethnic Hazaras set out for Australia by…

From Persia to Parade College – an unlikely refugee journey

From Persia to Parade College – an unlikely refugee journey

By Laurie Nowell Elnaz Tavancheh, an ethnic Hazara who fled her home in Iran to…

Refugee Students In Indonesia Remember Peshawar School Attack

Refugee Students In Indonesia Remember Peshawar School Attack

The massacre of 132 innocent students in Peshawar shocked the whole world. People around the…

Hazara Refugees Sent Back To Afghanistan By The Government Are Being Tortured By The Taliban

Hazara Refugees Sent Back To Afghanistan By The Government Are Being Tortured By The Taliban

By Alex McKinnon The news that more than 130 children were murdered by the Pakistani Taliban in an…

Refugee looks back on ordeal of seeking asylum and being detained in Nauru

Refugee looks back on ordeal of seeking asylum and being detained in Nauru

BY GUY CREIGHTON           A. B. CWhen 10-year-old Mohammad Baqiri saw a bird flying across the sky, the significance had little bearing on his mind. It was the first bird he – and the 150 people…

‘Illegal refugee’ adds his craft to Canberra

‘Illegal refugee’ adds his craft to Canberra

Hazara People note: We do respect all ethnic groups, but Hazara People are not Afghan. Afghan or Pashtun is another ethnic group in Afghanistan. by David Ellery Hashmat Shafaq has the Afghan Communist party to thank for his becoming an old…

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