The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

Peabody Conversations: ISIS in Afghanistan


Margaret Blanchard - 11/3/2016


“The world shouldn’t forget Afghanistan,” warns Najibullah Quraishi of the potential for the country to become a safe haven for ISIS. The veteran Afghani journalist and FRONTLINE correspondent won a 2015 Peabody for his enterprise reporting in the documentary ISIS in Afghanistan. Quraishi and his team took many risks venturing into the heart of ISIS to uncover its power and appeal.