Month: August 2021

Living with the Taliban

LIVING WITH THE TALIBAN. This week I managed to track down Sian, the aid worker I almost went to visit in Afghanistan back in 2000. Why did she go, and why did she leave? She also shares the stories she is now hearing from her friends still there. This is her story of life under the Taliban. www.themalandjohnnyshow.com

Hiraeth for Herat

Saying yes is powerful. It has taken me all around the world. Sometimes we say yes but circumstances say no. That’s what happened to me in 2001 but I still feel Hireath for Herat, Afghanistan and admiration for the woman from Wales who stood her ground in the face of the Taliban