Waheedullah Orya

Waheedullah Orya

Waheedullah Orya, born in 1986 in Mazar-e Sharif, is a journalist. In Afghanistan, he worked for the radio station Nehad Radio, the television station Paikan TV and Deutsche Welle, among others. In 2019, he fled to Greece via Iran and Turkey.

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Make it yourself (Issue IV/2021)

“The retreat started years ago”

Radio host and journalist Waheedulaah Orya reported from the Afghan city of Mazar e-Sharif – until the Taliban threatened his life. From his exile in Greece he describes watching in disbelief as they recaptured his home country. A conversation

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