Translated by Kovács Zoltán


Ottó's world crumbles right in front of our eyes

Photographer László Végh first met Ottó, a young Transylvanian shepherd boy, in 2008. Since then, he had been documenting his life and the disappearance of nomadic shepherding in a unique series of photographs.

Our stop at a checkpoint in Afghanistan turned into a gun show

Our frightening stop at one of the checkpoints near Kabul turned into a photo-op in little under an hour. The Taliban, who do not refrain from cruelty elsewhere, showed off their newly captured American weapons gleefully before leaving for the Panjshir front. Telex's report from Afghanistan.

Klára Dobrev wins first round of opposition primaries, Gergely Karácsony and Péter Márki-Zay still in the race

DK's Klára Dobrev won the first round of the race for the prime ministerial candidacy of the Hungarian opposition, however, she will be up against Gergely Karácsony and Péter Márki-Zay in the second round.

I was detained by armed Afghan teens and saved from the Taliban by the Taliban

We travelled to Afghanistan to see what kind of country its new, infamous overlords, the Taliban, are building. Crossing the border, our reporter found himself in a situation that seemed to confirm the ominous predictions, but an unexpected turn of events showed that this picture is more complex than one may imagine. We learned what Taliban leaders think of women, 9/11, and houseguests. Telex's report from Afghanistan.

Telex presented with another prestigious international award

The European Danube Academy and the Danube-Region and Central European Institute have presented Telex with the György Konrád award.