MAWJ: UN report on Afghanistan discussed

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said in a report published Tuesday it has recorded credible reports of serious human rights violations by the Taliban against hundreds of former government officials and former armed forces members, including 218 extrajudicial killings.

The report is part of a series of thematic studies on current human rights issues of concern to the people of Afghanistan and covers the period from the Taliban takeover on 15 August 2021 to 30 June 2023.

In this program, host Nazia Hashimyar discusses the topic with Aziz Rafiee, a human rights activist, and Mohibullah Taib, in charge of human rights department of Afghanistan’s embassy in Geneva.