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Jalil Ahmad Rezayee

Displaced victims of worst Afghan drought in years fear harsh winter

Nov 09 2018

HERAT, Afghanistan Mahiuddin, a 35 year-old farmer from Badghis, a mountainous province in western Afghanistan, has been living in a camp outside the city of Herat for months, one of tens of thousands displaced by the worst drought the country has seen in years. | Video

Female Afghan coders design games to fight opium and inequality

May 08 2018

HERAT, Afghanistan Think Super Mario Bros, but with an Afghan twist. This is how Afghanistan's first generation of female coders explain their abilities as game-makers after uploading more than 20 games on digital app stores this year. | Video

Denied U.S. visas, all-girl Afghan robotics team to watch their creation compete via Skype

Jul 04 2017

HERAT, Afghanistan Two Afghan girls refused visas to the United States for a robot-building competition said on Tuesday they were mystified by the decision, as the contest's organizers said teams from Iran and Sudan as well as a de facto Syrian team had gained visas.

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