Military Use of Children. Although children are used in military roles throughout the world (generally defined as those under 15 years), over half can be found in Africa | by Steve McCurry
[CasaGiardino] ‘One time I went to the market and my face was covered, but I forgot and tried to eat a banana through the burka. It wasn’t terrible just because of the burka; we had a lot of terrible times. We weren’t allowed to go out, so at home I wrote some poems and articles to keep my mind busy, but I don’t know where to start about women’s problems in my country’Saliha, 28, journalist, Ministry of Women’s Affairs, Kabul, Afghanistan Photo from the ‘Hunger’ series by James Mollison
Bamiyan, Afghanistan. The Taliban is responsible for the destruction of these 6th century statues in 2010. They were considered an un-Islamic human form.