Violence Against Journalists in Afghanistan (2001 - Present)
Circle size indicates number of incidents.
3
1
3
3
1
10
7
2
1

Province: Kondoz



Years Count
0000 1
2007 1
2009 1
2010 1
2011 2
2013 2
2014 6
2015 2
2017 3
2020 2
  • Total Accident: 1050

2017 Overview: Kondoz

Date Full Name Gender Occupation Organization Incident Type Province Reason Suspected Attacker
2017-1-3 Faisal Noori Male Occupation test Khawar TV Beaten Kondoz Reporting from a conflict Kunduz Governor Secretary
2017-4-3 Shafiq Poya Male Occupation test Khurshid Tv Threatened Kondoz Reporting from Qunduz Police
2017-5-17 Zahir Niazi Male Occupation test Arezo TV Beaten Kondoz Education Directorate of Qunduz While Interviewing School Stutent

Project Overview

Journalists in Afghanistan work under extremely difficult circumstances and routinely face violence, threats, and intimidation that prevent them from carrying out their work. While many incidents go unreported, Internews partner Nai Supporting Afghanistan Open Media has collected hundreds of reports of such incidents. The map above represents ten years of data on violence against journalists in Afghanistan gathered by Nai's MediaWatch team.

Yearly Incidents of Violence Against Journalists, 2001-2020
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Type of Incident v. Gender
Type of Incident v.Gender
  • Threatened
  • Beaten
  • Arrested
  • Killed
  • Kidnapped
  • Injured
Total Incidents

Highest Year

2016

Highest Month

1

Highest Province

Badakhshan

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