This is not a story about war, or poppy cultivation, or even the ongoing governmental issues that have been so prevalent in Afghanistan’s more recent history

This piece offers up an intimate description of a country that is just coming out of a thirteen year period of foreign military occupation. With the vast amount of negative coverage Afghanistan has seen over the last decade, reportage illustrator George Butler aims to portray a first-hand impression of how things are developing and how life continues despite the uncertainty of the countries situation.