Video Duration 24 minutes 33 seconds
From: 101 East

Afghanistan’s Babies

We travel to Afghanistan, where even newborns have become targets of war.

In May 2020, armed men stormed a maternity clinic in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, killing indiscriminately.

Midwives, pregnant women and newborns were shot. Twenty-five lost their lives and many more were injured. The tragedy shocked the nation.

As violence escalates across the country, 101 East travels to Afghanistan, where even newborns have become targets of war.