Violence Against Humanitarian Actors Must End !
Early this morning, 9 national staff of the NGO People in Need were killed in Zare District of Balkh Province by an unknown armed group. An investigation is on-going. People in Need has worked in Zare District for more than 10 years, delivering health, education and agriculture services. Further updates will be published on PIN’s website:
Our thoughts and deepest condolences go out to the families of those affected.
Ross Hollister, Country Director
People in Need, Afghanistan