I spent the night outside the Donner Pass town of Truckee. After 12 days on the California coast, it was surprising to see there was still plenty of snow in late June. I took the sharp right north on I-80 into Nevada—past Reno, Fernley, and landed in God-forsaken Winnemucca, where I stayed in one of the hemisphere’s ugliest RV parks. After dinner at possibly the greasiest Mexican restaurant ever, I walked through downtown, which had the saddest little strip of casinos in the (...)
Bloody Attack on Hazara religious gathering killed over 20, Afghan police arrived 2 hours later!
Friday 25 August 2017
Kabul Press: The Hazara community is under everyday attack by extremists such as Pashtun Taliban and IS, Muslim Brotherhood and other terrorist groups. Today, in a bloody attack on their religious gathering in north of Kabul, over 20 including children and women were killed. The attack started at 13.00 PM local time, and the Afghan police and security forces arrived about two hour later.
The Hazara are one of the most prosecuted people in the world. The have faced systematic crimes including genocide, forced displacement, slavery and discrimination since 1980.