Mohammed Harun Arsalai is an independent journalist - his work has been featured in Al Jazeera, LA Times, TRT World, Muftah Magazine, The New Arab and others Mohammed is a political activist from the Bay Area of California, and cofounder of the independent media project, Documenting Afghanistan. Currently based in his native Afghanistan, Mohammed has reported on US social movements, police violence, and racism for Bay Area Intifada which he cofounded. His recent work focuses on refugees, the "war on terror", and militant groups operating in Afghanistan. Mohammed is a writer, researcher, photographer, videographer and is fluent in both English and Pashto.
Inside Kabul Refugee / IDP Camp - Pul E Sheena - In Bagrami district of Kabul Province
Refugees clashed with police and security at Moria camp on the Greek island of Lesvos on Monday night as frustration and anger spread turned into open clashes. Riots broke out after detained refugees were informed that they would be returned to Turkey
On October 2, European Union leaders and Afghan government officials signed an agreement called the “Joint Way Forward” (JWF). The deal declared that the EU could deport Afghan asylum seekers in unlimited numbers. Human rights groups and activists have alleged the JWF deal is the result of “blackmail.”