Red Cross curbs Afghanistan operations after increase in attacks

The increase in violence has led the International Committee of the Red Cross to reduce its operations after the worst year of attacks against its workers.

by

    Representatives from more than 50 countries are meeting in Moscow in a bid to develop a peace plan for Afghanistan. The Taliban and ISIL-affiliated groups have experienced a resurgence since the withdrawal of coalition forces in 2014. The increase in violence has led the International Committee of the Red Cross to reduce its operations after the worst year of attacks against its workers.

    Al Jazeera's Mereana Hond explains.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    World Cup 2018 quiz: How big a football fan are you?

    World Cup 2018 quiz: How big a football fan are you?

    Answer as many correct questions in 90 seconds to win the World Cup with your favourite team.

    The shocking story of Israel's disappeared babies

    The shocking story of Israel's disappeared babies

    New information has come to light about thousands of mostly Yemeni children believed to have been abducted in the 1950s.

    Stories from the sex trade

    Stories from the sex trade

    Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.