Afghanistan Analysts Network – English

AAN in the Media

UNO prüft Afghanistan-Mission

Tageszeitung, 12 April 2023 In the Berlin-based daily, AAN’s Thomas Ruttig reports the decision by the Un to have an ‘operational review’ of its complete mission in Afghanistan, following a new Taleban ban on women, this time forbidding them to work for the UN, following a similar ban for NGOs.

AAN in the Media

Hijab: A multi-layered dilemma in Afghanistan

The Leaflet, 9 March 2023 This article quotes AAN research on the Taleban’s hijab prescription: Afghanistan does not have a strict dress code and a specific hijab to follow. According to the Afghanistan Analysts Network, an independent non-profit policy research and analysis organisation, “[i]t has been extremely rare for Afghan woman, even in recent years, to choose to be […]

AAN in the Media

Was wurde aus Ex-Präsident Aschraf Ghani?

Tagesspiegel, 25 February 2023 A quote from AAN’s Thomas Ruttig in this short article published in the Berlin-based daily about what became of pre-Taleban Afghan president Ashraf Ghani (in German): Thomas Ruttig says of Ghani today that his continued activities on social media would suggest he still sees himself as someone “who should play a […]

AAN in the Media