Nov 25 2008

A provincial governor in southern Afghanistan announced today that police have arrested 10 Taliban militants involved in acid attacks on 15 schoolgirls and teachers earlier this month. The attackers were paid by high-ranking Taliban fighters to carry out the attacks, and several have already admitted to their

Nov 14 2008

No students showed up to the Mirwais Mena girls' school today, following attacks in Kandahar in which men on motorcycles attacked 15 girls and teachers by spraying them with battery acid. The school's principal says he believes there were multiple teams of attackers because the attacks took place at the same time in