On top of war, poverty, and a galloping population, the medical staff face a further obstacle: a patriarchal social code of honour.
His arrival in Kabul comes at a sensitive time in the 17-year war.
'The ceasefire ends tonight and our operations will begin, inshallah (God willing). We have no intention to extend the ceasefire'
Girls remain more likely to miss out on a formal education, making up 60 percent of the 3.7million children aged between seven and 17 not at school.
Afghanistan was ranked the third most dangerous country in the world for journalists.
The attack, claimed by the Islamic State group, is condemned internationally by groups including the United Nations and the European Union.
The suicide bombing outside a voter and ID registration centre in Kabul killed at least 48 people
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