Director / Editor: Victor Teboul, Ph.D.
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.

Pakistan Official Wants to Stop Deportation of Famed Refugee

A Pakistani provincial minister says his administration should intervene with the central government to prevent a world-famous Afghan refugee from being deported. Mustaq Ghani, the information minister for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, said Sunday that his administration would request that federal authorities grant refugee status to Sharbat Gulla, saying it would improve Pakistan's image.   A court last Friday convicted Gulla of possessing forged identity papers; she received a...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter