Edward Cavanough

Edward Cavanough

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Where Instagramers and Taliban play in Afghanistan

Ishkashim is a bright spot in Afghanistan’s long-suffering tourism industry as it attracts those seeking superb selfies. And it’s perfectly safe – just ask the locals.

Ishkashim is a bright spot in Afghanistan’s long-suffering tourism industry as it attracts those seeking superb selfies. And it’s perfectly safe – just ask the locals.

14 Jul 2018 - 10:30AM
Trump, Kim, Mongolia? A dream fades in the Switzerland of Asia

Mongolia hoped it would be put on the diplomatic map when speculation grew Ulan Bator would host a meeting between the two leaders. Now those dreams seem as empty as its vast open plains.

Mongolia hoped it would be put on the diplomatic map when speculation grew Ulan Bator would host a meeting between the two leaders. Now those dreams seem as empty as its vast open plains.

6 May 2018 - 10:00AM