A poster which reads 'Please stop ruining my future by burning my school'
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Five hundred schools closed after attacks in Afghanistan

According to the Afghan Ministry of Culture, 500 schools in the south of the country have been closed down in recent years.

A recent wave of attacks has lead to some 30,000 students having to stay at home due to school closures.

Karen Zarindast reports.

Video produced by BBC Persian's Vasse Soroush.

  • 17 May 2012
  • From the section Asia
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