AFGHANISTAN: Surveillance and surveys in Kabul

by Kathy Kelly Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace In Kabul, where the Afghan Peace Volunteers have hosted me in their community, the U.S. military maintains a huge blimp equipped with cameras and computers to supply 24 hour surveillance of the city. Remotely piloted drones, operated by Air Force and Air National Guard personnel in … Continue reading AFGHANISTAN: Surveillance and surveys in Kabul

AFGHANISTAN: Visits and conversations in a Kabul winter

by Kathy Kelly Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Here in Kabul, last week, at the Afghan Peace Volunteer (APV) community home that hosts me, I watched Abdulhai and visiting activist Aaron Hughes work out ways to secure the greenhouse which they had partially assembled that morning. Warmed by the effort and with the sun … Continue reading AFGHANISTAN: Visits and conversations in a Kabul winter