Violence Against Journalists in Afghanistan (2001 - Present)
Circle size indicates number of incidents.
9
2
4
3
5
1
2
2
33
5
1
2
2
7
3
3
6
7
2
3
5

Province: Samangan



Years Count
2007 1
2019 3
2020 1
2021 1
  • Total Accident: 1050

2019 Overview: Samangan

Date Full Name Gender Occupation Organization Incident Type Province Reason Suspected Attacker
2019-10-24 Shujadin Rasoli Male Occupation test Salam Watandar summons Samangan Police He was evocated to Dara-e-Suff Police District of Samangan province due to commenting and sharing his point of view on criticizing the government.
2019-8-9 Esmail sadat Male Occupation test Sima Sola Radio Insult Samangan governer deputy and his Guard In a party which was hold on Independence Day governor deputy of Smangan insulted to him
2019-5-15 Abdul Rahman Saee Male Occupation test Radio Sharwand Insult Samangan Governor Secretary while he wants to Enter to the press day party, he was insulted by Governor Secretary

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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