Children turn to boarding schools as the Afghan government effectively cedes large areas to the Taliban.
As U.S. military turns campaign against insurgents over Afghan forces, moving supplies is shifting to donkeys.
Some believe that those with mental disorders will be healed after spending 40 days in one of the shrine's cells.
Boys of fathers killed fighting on opposite sides of the war eat, play and study together.
A growing number of Afghan children are being coerced into a life of abuse.