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Afghanistan - RFA Reporter Abducted


Members of Afghanistan's Taliban militia

Members of Afghanistan's Taliban militia

Radio Free Afghanistan (RFA) reporter Dawa Khan Meenapal was kidnapped by the Taliban on November 26 together with Azizullah Popal, a reporter from a local Kandahar station, Hewad TV. Both were released on November 30 as a result of coordinated efforts among the Journalists Union of Kandahar, tribal leaders, the RFA Kabul bureau and others.

Click here to read Mr. Meenapal's story in his own words.
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