More Afghan Journalists Killed As Militants Ramp Up Attacks On Shias

A recent double suicide bombing that killed nearly two dozen people near a sports club in the Dasht-e-Barchi suburb of Kabul, has highlighted the plight faced by two of Afghanistan’s most threatened groups: journalists and Shia Muslims. Dasht-e-Barchi is a Shia-dominated part of Kabul. The first blast on September 5 targeted a crowd gathered outside…