Maija Liuhto

Maija Liuhto

Maija Liuhto is a Finnish journalist currently based in Islamabad, Pakistan. Her work has appeared in publications such as the Atlantic, Foreign Policy and Al Jazeera English.

Finland

Before Sanna Marin came Benazir Bhutto

Is having a female leader definitive proof that a country has reached gender equality?

Before Sanna Marin came Benazir Bhutto

Uighur

'China is after us': Uighurs in Pakistan report intimidation

Members of Uighur Muslim community say Islamabad is not fighting for their rights as it keeps close ties with China.

'China is after us': Uighurs in Pakistan report intimidation

Afghanistan

The coffin makers of Kabul

One business is thriving in Afghanistan: coffin-making for the often badly disfigured victims of bomb blasts.

The coffin makers of Kabul

Afghanistan

Muhammad Amin Karim: The role of HIG in Afghanistan

Following the peace deal with its leader Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, the HIG's chief negotiator speaks to Al Jazeera.

Muhammad Amin Karim: The role of HIG in Afghanistan

Afghanistan

Kabul: Who cleans up after a suicide blast?

The firefighting unit in Afghanistan spends more time cleaning up after devastating blasts than extinguishing fires.

Kabul: Who cleans up after a suicide blast?