Violence Against Journalists in Afghanistan (2001 - Present)
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2
1
4
1
1
7
1
2
3
36
1
6
1
1
2
2
3

Province: Bamyan



Years Count
2012 1
2015 1
2016 10
2019 2
2020 3
2021 1
  • Total Accident: 1050

2020 Overview: Bamyan

Date Full Name Gender Occupation Organization Incident Type Province Reason Suspected Attacker
2020-9-20 Nazifa Haidari Female Occupation test Stagidia news agency Beaten Bamyan PPS While she was preparing her report regarding President trip to Bamyan pps beaten up her
2020-9-20 Zaman Ahmadi Male Occupation test Stagidia news agency Beaten Bamyan PPS While she was preparing her report regarding President trip to Bamyan pps beaten up her
2020-1-9 Haroon Najafizada Male Occupation test Iran international Insult Bamyan Governor Governor of Takhar province insulted to him and wantted to declear his report issue.

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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