MUSTANG was released in 2015 to much critical acclaim, and box office success. Director, Deniz Gamze Ergüven was born in Turkey, but lived with her diplomat family in Paris, for most of her life. Having a one foot in repressive Turkish culture and the other in liberal French culture her film spotlights the difficulties of being a woman in the repressive rural Islamic culture, far from cosmopolitan Istanbul. The story of four orphaned teenage sisters guided by their grandmother through (...)
Protest of Hazara asylum seekers in front of Swedish Parliament
Tuesday 15 August 2017
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Kabul Press: Dozens of asylum seekers mostly from the prosecuted Hazara community are sitting in front of Swedish parliament asking the government to grant them political asylum.
Asylum seekers in Sweden say the security situation in so-called country Afghanistan is getting worse, and their life would be in great danger if the Swedish authorities deport them back.
A few days ago, in Mirza Olang village of Sare Pol province of so-called country Afghanistan, over 52 Hazara civilians massacred by Pashtun members of Taliban and IS.
The Hazara people are one of the most prosecuted people in the world. They are victims of systematic discrimination by Afghan government, and bloody attacks by terrorist groups including Pashtun Taliban and Pashtun IS.