Documenting Afghanistan met with Afghan youth deported from the European Union earlier this year along with Refugee and Migrants rights activist Abdul Ghafoor of the Afghanistan Migrants Advice & Support Org
Mohammed Harun Arsalai is an independent journalist and political activist from the Bay Area of California, and co-founder of the independent media project, Documenting Afghanistan. Currently based in Afghanistan, Mohammed has reported on U.S. social movements, police violence, and racism for Bay Area Intifada which he also co-founded. His recent work focuses on war crimes, refugees, the War on Terror, and militant groups operating in Afghanistan.
On October 2, European Union leaders and Afghan government officials signed an agreement called the “Joint Way Forward” (JWF). The deal declared that the EU could deport Afghan asylum seekers in … Continue reading Inside Afghanistan’s Internally Displaced Person Camps
In the same breath as telling Afghans looking to escape what many feel to be an open-air prison, U.S. officials warn its citizens to leave Afghanistan. European Union leaders recently … Continue reading Refugee or Migrant? For Afghans, the Difference Is Life and Death
Documenting Afghanistan is a crowd sourced project and runs on a collective of volunteer editors, writers, artists and more from across the globe. We pay our contributors for their work … Continue reading Documenting Afghanistan: Trailer