Maidan Shahr is a town around 50km from Kabul, on the main road from the capital to Kandahar.
Days in these mine-infested fields begin like any other, whether they will irreversibly alter someone’s life or not.
Although war has marked their bodies, and their past, it hasn't been able to stop their dreams and hopes for life in the future.
Six of our incredible team look at the camera, both cheerful and decisive. They have endured difficult months, working in the midst of coronavirus, but are as committed as ever.
Kabul was hit by heavy attacks this morning with approximately 23 missiles landing in the city.
Amal will walk the same path that so many have and continue to.
This is just one of the ways we stand with the Afghan people. Because Afghanistan is more than war.
Medicine can’t stop. Neither can solidarity with one another in these difficult times.
There’s one thing I’m sure of and that’s the pure, gentle love that exists between a father and son. Just for a moment, it gives you a glimpse of beauty amid the horror of this war.
"Let’s look forward”. That is what we tell our patients every day, encouraging them to take back the life that war has snatched away. We help them to do just that.