Suspected Taliban gunmen have killed 15 people who were travelling by road in the central Afghan province of Ghor. The attackers stopped two minibuses overnight, ordered the passengers out and shot them dead.The victims - including three women and a child - were from the minority Hazara community, which has been targeted by the Taliban in the past “I’m still calling them brothers. I'm still trying to have them be part of the country again and participate in the Afghan life, as we all do, the Afghans. We never planned to eliminate the Taliban. “Karzai told Al-Jazeera
From police assaults on citizens photographing Occupy protests to Al Jazeera reporters' imprisonment by the Egyptian regime, journalists worldwide have endured escalating attacks by authoritarian regimes. It's gotten to the point where simply reporting the news is an act of resistance.