Countries: Afghanistan

See also: Southern Asia
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Pakistan refugees facing 'humanitarian crisis' - 15 May 09

The United Nations says that more than 800,000 people have fled their homes in northwest Pakistan over the last two weeks amid fighting between the military and Taliban forces. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Pakistan

Issues: Armed conflict, Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 1786 times

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Pakistan pledges to continue Swat offensive - 11 May 09

Fighting between the Pakistani military and the Taliban has displaced hundreds of thousands of people, many fleeing their homes in Swat for hastily erected refugee camps. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Pakistan

Issues: Armed conflict, Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 1801 times

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Pakistan aid camps struggle to help displaced - 10 May 09

Hundreds of thousands of people have fled their homes in northwest Pakistan, amid fierce clashes between Pakistani troops and Taliban fighters. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Pakistan

Issues: Armed conflict, Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 1907 times

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Desperate Pakistanis flee violence in Swat - 10 May 09

Pakistans government has asked civilians in Malakand to evacuate before the army starts bombarding Taliban fighters once again. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Pakistan

Issues: Armed conflict, Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 1862 times

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Pakistan Swat refugees seek help - 09 May 09

Pakistan's army says it's now engaged in a full-scale battle to root out Taliban fighters holed up in Swat Valley. And reports from Al Jazeera sources on the ground say the fighting is spreading....

Regions: Afghanistan, Pakistan

Issues: Armed conflict, Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 1916 times

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Panic grips Pakistan's Buner as fighting intensifies - 07 May 09

Until a few weeks ago no one outside Pakistan had heard of Buner in the North West Frontier Province but that's all changed now....

Regions: Afghanistan, Pakistan

Issues: Armed conflict, Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 2009 times

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Pakistan offensive sparks Swat exodus - 07 Apr 09

Pakistani security forces have blocked roads in and out of the volatile Swat Valley, as the military steps up its campaign against the Taliban in the North West Frontier Province (NWFP). ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Pakistan

Issues: Armed conflict, Internally displaced persons, Refugees

Witnessed: 1933 times

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In the picture with John D McHugh - War in Multimedia

In 2007, John D McHugh won the Frontline Club Award for his work in Afghanistan. ...

Regions: Afghanistan

Issues: Armed conflict

Witnessed: 1928 times

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Sarah Chayes: Afghanistan after the war on terror

Former US National Public Radio reporter Sarah Chayes talks to Christina Lamb about Afghanistan during the US-led invasion and what happened to the country after most of the troops and journalists lef...

Regions: Afghanistan, United States

Issues: Armed conflict, Terrorism

Witnessed: 2223 times

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