I am not Hazara. I am from Panjshir province, but I really wanted to be with my friends during the demonstration and raise my voice for justice.
There were some people who were leaving the demonstration; there was some propaganda about it and they did not want to stay.

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On Saturday, July 23, several thousand demonstrators had gathered on Deh Mazang Square. The protesters were mainly from the Hazara ethnic minority

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Economic malaise, political intrigue and ethnic tensions are all coming together in what could be an explosive combination. Political leaders drawn mainly from the Hazara ethnic minority are calling for as many as one million people to come together in a protest demonstration in the capital on Monday. Follow our blog updates on the protests […]

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Economic malaise, political intrigue and ethnic tensions are all coming together in what could be an explosive combination. Political leaders drawn mainly from the Hazara ethnic minority are calling for as many as one million people to come together in a protest demonstration in the capital on Monday.

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We walk down a narrow corridor, arriving at a dim and humid hall. There Is a strange, unpleasant smell that burns my nose and catches in my throat. As we enter the hall, the guide puts a big lock and chain on the door and double-checksto make sure it is fastened. There is a hole in the roof for light, and at the other end of the room there is a door leading to a yard.

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When Marzia Qasemi found out she was having twins, she couldn’t have been happier. Already a mother of three, she and her family began preparing for the new arrivals.

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These “Walls of Kindness” are an initiative of young social media activists who want to spread a little cheer in a time where insecurity, corruption, poverty, and exile have driven many people to despair.

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Protestors, mostly Afghans, gathered in New York on Saturday demanding government step up efforts to secure the safe release of 31 Hazaras abducted from Zabul last month

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