Afghan journalists decry Taliban TV ‘guidelines’

Afghan journalists and activists on Tuesday condemned new “religious guidelines” issued by the Taliban that restrict the role of women in television, as the country’s new rulers move to muzzle the media. The Ministry for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice on Sunday called on television channels to stop showing dramas and soap operas featuring women actors. It also told broadcasters not to … Continue reading Afghan journalists decry Taliban TV ‘guidelines’