Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

United Kingdom: The road to Herat - a British interpreter in Afghanistan

Charlie Gammell first worked for the ICRC as a Persian interpreter in the ancient Silk Road city of Herat, in western Afghanistan’s Hari Rud valley. He later worked in Khost as a Pashto interpreter and delegate, filling in and running the office for a period of four months, in the south-eastern part of Afghanistan near the border with Pakistan. He returned to the UK in July, 2013 and told us about his road to Herat.

Read complete article
© International Committee of the Red Cross -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter