During the Delhi Sultanate era, the Lodi dynasty briefly replaced the preexisting rulers in North India until Babur completely deposed the Lodi dynasty Other Pashtuns fought the Safavids and Mughals before obtaining an independent state in the early-18th century, The Barakzai dynasty played a vital role during the Great Game from the 19th century to the 20th century as they were caught between the imperialist designs of the British and Russian empires.There have been many notable Pashtun people throughout history.Brezler sent a classified document in response over an unclassified Yahoo email server, and he self-reported the mistake soon after.But the Marine Corps recommended that he be discharged for mishandling classified material.Once taken captive, they can be shuffled among police checkpoints, complicating efforts to trace them.Sometimes they emerge into the open as policemen flaunt their spoils.[Family of slain Marine sues Marine Corps, alleging coverup] Brezler’s case has drawn new attention in recent months as critics of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton have compared her email controversy to Brezler’s, noting that the officer’s military career is on the brink of being over.He sued the Marine Corps and Navy Department in 2014, saying that he was a victim of reprisal for discussing his case with a member of Congress, and it has languished in court since.
As the largest ethnic group in Afghanistan, Pashtuns have been the dominant ethno-linguistic group for over 300 years.Bachas, sometimes dressed as women, are often sexually exploited.They can also be used as dancers at private parties.Several other factors such as an absence of the rule of law, corruption, limited access to justice, illiteracy, poverty, insecurity, and the existence of armed groups have also resulted in the spread of bacha bazi, the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) said in a report in 2014.
AIHRC points out that Afghanistan’s criminal law prohibits rape and pederasty, but there are no clear provisions on bacha bazi. Many of them are kidnapped and sometimes desperate poverty drives their families to sell them to abusers.
It is said to be widespread across southern and eastern Afghanistan’s rural Pashtun heartland, and with ethnic Tajiks across the northern countryside.