Violence in Badakhshan Persists: what last year’s Jurm attack still tells us about insecurity in the north

On the one year anniversary of a major attack in Jurm in April 2015, and not long before the Taleban are expected to announce their new spring offensive, Badakhshis are nervously anticipating the year ahead. AAN guest author Bethany Matta revisits the attack, detailing how it happened and showing how the attack and its aftermath … Continue reading Violence in Badakhshan Persists: what last year’s Jurm attack still tells us about insecurity in the north