Firkauf, the Central Jail in Kabul, Afghanistan

On September 3, 1978, I was released from jail in Kabul, Afghanistan. On the way out, they handed me my camera, which had been taken from me three months earlier. Surprisingly, there was still live film in the camera. I was able secretly to snap this shot as I was being taken to the gate on the way out of the jail. A rare photo from inside an Afghan Jail.
Firkauf, the Central Jail in Kabul

For another view of the same jail, see: Inside the Central Jail in Kabul .

Here is how I escaped from jail in Afghanistan. My Escape from Jail in Afghanistan .

For the History of the War in Afghanistan, see: A Brief History of the War In Afghanistan.

For a photo of one of my fellow prisoners from an Afghan jail, see: Syed Durali Shah Naqwi .

For a photo of Najibullah, President of Afghanistan, hanging, see: Najibullah Hangs in Kabul

Gunmen Kill Relative of Slain Afghan President Najibullah .

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