Afghanistan Analysts Network – English

AAN in the Media

Gewalt in Afghanistan: IS verstärkt Anschläge gegen Schiiten

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Tageszeitung, 12 September 2018

Thomas Ruttig’s op-ed regarding the fears and preparations among the Afghan Shia community about more possible IS attacks during the current month of Muharram. He also says that such type of terrorist attacks overshadow widespread current fighting in a number of Afghan provinces (in German).