Students at a community-based education program in Kabul, Afghanistan | Photo: Paula Bronstein for HRW
Afghan refugees show their registration cards to renew their Proof of Registration (POR) cards in Peshawar, Pakistan on September 30, 2021 | Photo: Arshad Arbab/EPA
From file: Afghan migrants in Iran | Photo : Ton Koene / Picture Alliance
Some Afghans are expected to still have to wait at Ramstein for weeks, as the evacuation operation continues in stages | Photo: picture-alliance/ASSOCIATED PRESS/Mathias Schrader
The UN High Commissioner for Refugees wants the international community to recognize 'actual progress and good intentions' by the Taliban | Source: @FilippoGrandi
The women's rights group stressed that Afghanistan's "relapse into a social order in which women are pushed out of public life, disenfranchised, abused, stoned and killed" should not be accepted (photo from file)| Photo: Florian Bachmeier/IMAGO/picture-alliance
The EUAA expects more asylum applications to be brought forward in particular from Afghanistan | Photo EUAA
'Disappointment' - drawing a by Hossien Rezaye 2020 | Copyright: Hossien Rezaye
 2021 was marked by increasingly deadly Mediterranean crossings, the Taliban coming to power in Afghanistan and an influx of migrants at the EU's eastern borders | Photo: InfoMigrants
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan warned of 'chaos' should Afghanistan become a failed state | Photo: Rahmat Gul/AP Photo/picture-alliance
With the full takeover of the Taliban, evacuation flights out of Afghanistan have become a rarity | Photo: REUTERS/Sarah Meyssonnier
Afghan refugees run a small brick business with the support of an International NGO | Photo: Laila Matar/NRC