ABC Radio National Big Ideas on Afghanistan and the Taliban

The ongoing humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan receives far too little international media attention. Last night ABC Radio National Big Ideas program featured a discussion about the issues:

The crisis in Afghanistan
Six months after the withdrawal of Australian troops from Afghanistan, it is clear the embattled country is in the midst of a major humanitarian crisis.
Millions are at risk of starvation, the economy is on the verge of collapse, and a mood of despair has taken hold.
Is Australia, and the West, doing enough to help struggling Afghans?
Antony Loewenstein – independent journalist; filmmaker; author.
Maryam Zahid – founder and director of Afghan Women on the Move; Afghan refugee.

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