Ten thousand pink balloons carrying a message of peace and happiness are handed out in Kabul.
Power chords… head banging…. cheering crowds. Just a normal rock concert? Look again… this is Afghanistan. Birth place of the Taliban and now, home to several up and coming rock bands.
Afghans celebrate their New Year at the shrines of Prophet Ali in the capital Kabul and in Mazar-e-Sharif. The festivities are part of Nawroz – the Persian New Year which is celebrated in many countries in the region.
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