11 AUGUST 2013 | KABUL, AFGHANISTAN
At 26, Ahmad Shah Aazami thought his life was over. A landmine had blown off both his arms and the young man felt despondent and helpless.
10 AUGUST 2013 | HELMAND, AFGHANISTAN
When Helmand in southern Afghanistan organized a sports tournament to give young people the chance to test themselves and learn teamwork, it was a first for the province.
9 AUGUST 2013 | HERAT, AFGHANISTAN
7 AUGUST 2013 | PARWAN, AFGHANISTAN
6 AUGUST 2013 | LAGHMAN, AFGHANISTAN
Abdul Raqib’s veterinary service covers 320 villages strung across five districts in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Laghman. For Dr Raqib, it is a dream come true. The veterinarian had long wanted to expand veterinary services in the province.
Last updated: February 21, 2014