Hazara News

Almond Eyes (Chashm Badami)

Almond Eyes (Chashm Badami)

By Zahra H. Editor’s note: Members of the Hazara ethnic minority were attacked and killed…

Frontiers of Hope – Indonesia To Australia

Frontiers of Hope – Indonesia To Australia

by Jewel Topsfield Australia resettled 11,600 people in 2014. But in our neighbourhood, thousands of…

TALIBAN vs. ISIS Hostility Race in Afghanistan: Hazaras The Main Victims

TALIBAN vs. ISIS Hostility Race in Afghanistan: Hazaras The Main Victims

Hazara People International Network Ghazni: Taliban terrorists kidnapped 17 members of ethnic minority Hazara from…

When They Leave: The Fate of Hazaras in Afghanistan

When They Leave: The Fate of Hazaras in Afghanistan

By Melissa Chiovenda I clearly remember one of my first conversations concerning international military involvement in…

Living in the shadows: A Hazara man finds solace in poetry

Living in the shadows: A Hazara man finds solace in poetry

By Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy Ali Baba Taj. –Photo provided by the writer Quetta was once…

What Mohammad Omar took from Afghanistan that can never be returned

What Mohammad Omar took from Afghanistan that can never be returned

By Adam Taylor A combination photo of the 180-foot-high Buddha statue in Bamian, central Afghanistan on…

Journalist expelled from her job with Tolo Tv due to a tweet about Kuchi-Taliaban involvment in Jalriz massacre

Journalist expelled from her job with Tolo Tv due to a tweet about Kuchi-Taliaban involvment in Jalriz massacre

 Saleha Soadat’s press statement  Dear friends and fellows, As you may aware, I was expelled…

Bamiyan’s ancient cave dwellings shelter homeless Afghans

Bamiyan’s ancient cave dwellings shelter homeless Afghans

By Dawn In this photograph taken on June 19, 2015, a Hazara family stands in…

The Malalas of Quetta

The Malalas of Quetta

By Munira Abbas Hazaras light candles for peace against sectarian attacks in Quetta on February…

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Joeys-selection-caps-roar-teens-amazing-journey

By Brisbane Roar Hazara Roar player Rahmat Akbari has been named in the Joeys squad…

Policeman, 2 Hazaras killed in Quetta firing

Policeman, 2 Hazaras killed in Quetta firing

By Syed Ali Shah Men mourn the death of a relative, who was killed with…

Afghan fighters accuse Kabul of neglect in deadly battle with Taliban

Afghan fighters accuse Kabul of neglect in deadly battle with Taliban

By Ali M. Latifi Ibrahim, left, and Ali, two members of the Afghan Local Police,…

Taliban Killed 30 Hazara Policemen

Taliban Killed 30 Hazara Policemen

By Zafer Shayan According to the latest reports, 30 local Hazara policemen have been killed…

‘We nearly died’: Hazara refugee risks everything for new life

‘We nearly died’: Hazara refugee risks everything for new life

Zahir Hassan Zada was a teenager when he fled Afghanistan after his father was taken…

The Epitome of Madness

The Epitome of Madness

By Ali Bator Only about 600,000 Hazaras live in Quetta Pakistan. They constitute only 0.33%…

Latest Taliban Kidnaping includes Two Women and a Child

Latest Taliban Kidnaping includes Two Women and a Child

By Mohemed Rizaee On June 8, 2015, the Taliban kidnapped four more Hazaras from Rasana.…

It Is War Against The Hazaras In Quetta

It Is War Against The Hazaras In Quetta

By The Citizen Bureau Unknown gunmen killed five people belonging to Pakistan’s minority Hazara community,…

Five Hazaras gunned down in Quetta

Five Hazaras gunned down in Quetta

By Mohammad Zafar At least five people belonging to the Hazara community were gunned down…

Hazaras protest against killings

Hazaras protest against killings

The Hazara Democratic Party (HDP) has criticised the government and security forces for what it…

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,…

Media

  • What Mohammad Omar took from Afghanistan that can never be returned
  • Sydney: Hazaras protest kidnappings
  • From Afghanistan’s Rubble, A Teacher Builds A School Of Ideas
  • Documentary Highlights Sectarian Issues
  • Hazara Refugees in Indonesia; Who Are We Anyway?
  • 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
  • Flag of Hazaristan
  • “I Am Hazara” the documentary screen on International Exile Film Festival in Sweden
  • Bamiyan: Rally against education apartheid in Afghanistan

Almond Eyes (Chashm Badami)

By Zahra H. Editor’s note: Members of the Hazara ethnic minority were attacked and killed at Afshar, Mazar-i Sharif, Yakaolang Robatak, Ghor, and Jalriz. In Ghor province armed Taliban halted a car, separated the occupants into Hazara, Tajik, and Pashtoons, and then killed the Hazaras. In Jalriz, Taliban recently attacked and killed Hazaras. I am going to puke…

Almond Eyes (Chashm Badami)

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

Journalist expelled from her job with Tolo Tv due to a tweet about Kuchi-Taliaban involvment in Jalriz massacre

 Saleha Soadat’s press statement  Dear friends and fellows, As you may aware, I was expelled from my job with the Tolo News earlier this month after I shared a tweet via my personal account about unpopular incident of Jalriz District of Maidan Wardak in which tens of local police officers were brutally killed by Taliban.…

Journalist expelled from her job with Tolo Tv due to a tweet about Kuchi-Taliaban involvment in Jalriz massacre

Afghanistan News

TALIBAN vs. ISIS Hostility Race in Afghanistan: Hazaras The Main Victims

TALIBAN vs. ISIS Hostility Race in Afghanistan: Hazaras The Main Victims

Hazara People International Network Ghazni: Taliban terrorists kidnapped 17 members of ethnic minority Hazara from a car in east Afghanistan, only a few days after they kidnapped and shot dead four Hazara students in the same province last Wednesday. Tuesday’s…

What Mohammad Omar took from Afghanistan that can never be returned

What Mohammad Omar took from Afghanistan that can never be returned

By Adam Taylor A combination photo of the 180-foot-high Buddha statue in Bamian, central Afghanistan on Dec. 18, 1997, left, and after its destruction on March 26, 2001. (Muzammil Pasha, Sayed Salahuddin/Reuters) The late Taliban leader Mohammad Omar played a major…

Afghan fighters accuse Kabul of neglect in deadly battle with Taliban

Afghan fighters accuse Kabul of neglect in deadly battle with Taliban

By Ali M. Latifi Ibrahim, left, and Ali, two members of the Afghan Local Police, seen in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Sunday. (Ali M. Latifi / Los Angeles Times) With his weapon in one hand, Ibrahim answered his cellphone with the…

The Epitome of Madness

The Epitome of Madness

By Ali Bator Only about 600,000 Hazaras live in Quetta Pakistan. They constitute only 0.33%…

Latest Taliban Kidnaping includes Two Women and a Child

Latest Taliban Kidnaping includes Two Women and a Child

By Mohemed Rizaee On June 8, 2015, the Taliban kidnapped four more Hazaras from Rasana.…

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…

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…

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,…

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…

Refugees & Asylum Seekers

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…

‘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.…

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…

Frontiers of Hope – Indonesia To Australia

Frontiers of Hope – Indonesia To Australia

by Jewel Topsfield Australia resettled 11,600 people in 2014. But in our neighbourhood, thousands of genuine refugees remain in limbo. Khadim Dai is one. Khadim Dai has met Oscar-winning filmmakers and Indonesian politicians. He was a panellist on the SBS…

‘We nearly died’: Hazara refugee risks everything for new life

‘We nearly died’: Hazara refugee risks everything for new life

Zahir Hassan Zada was a teenager when he fled Afghanistan after his father was taken by the Taliban. His family settled in Pakistan but life as Hazara refugees was never safe and in 2010 he left behind a wife and…

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