Humanitarian Crisis Adds to Burdens of Afghan Religious Minorities
February 4, 2022
Media attention may have shifted away from Afghanistan, but suffering families and religious minorities remain in the country. On-the-ground relief efforts are in dire need of support, writes Susan Korah.
For Fawzia Shah, (not her real name), a middle-aged Hazara (Shia Muslim) woman from Central Afghanistan, the words “democracy”, “freedom,” and “women’s rights” mean nothing.
Those were the stirring slogans with which political leaders in Canada, the...