As the only woman, I was able to sit with the officers in front, with a glass of vodka in one hand and a cucumber in the other. That's how I went to my first war.
The judgment means a lot. As a journalist being accused of invading someone's privacy, there is always a risk that it will stick to your name.
When I decided to stay in Iraq, I decided to take the fear out of my body and put it into a freezer.
The family is the single most important institution in Afghan culture. It is described in the country's constitution as the 'fundamental pillar of society'.
I will get a loan and pay the money the court asks for. But I will not lay down my writing and I still say this was an important book to write.