Kabul Press: The official exam results for admission to military university of so-call country Afghanistan reveal systematic racial discrimination against the Hazara. While the Hazara students with top exam results cannot gain admission, the Pashtuns gain admission with the worst exam results. For instance, in Oruzgan, a Pashtun student with exam result 132 gains admission, but in the same province a Hazara with exam result 312 cannot.
Oruzgan is a Hazara native land which is invaded by (...)
Another threatened media worker flees Afghanistan
Afghan filmmaker Wahidi exiled in Italy
By: Robert Maier
Sunday 18 November 2007
M. Amin Wahidi formerly a producer/writer/host on the Ariana Television network has decided to stay in Italy, after attending the Inter-European Human Rights University and Venice International Film Festival this fall.
Noted international journalist, Christopher Allbritton, writes about the plight of Wahidi and other Afghan media workers threatened by fundamentalist and autocratic elements in Afghanistan.