EU tries to block film exposing abuse of Afghan women

A row over a documentary on injustices suffered by Afghan women suggests little has changed for them in the 10 years since the U.S-led invasion of Afghanistan and the promise to deliver freedom has remained just that – a promise.

According to a story published by the Evening Standard on Tuesday, the European Union has threatened legal action against a London-based filmmaker for allegedly showing a documentary it commissioned, exposing abuse experienced by Afghan women, without its permission. Continue reading