Displaced families fear winter

Herat, Afghanistan – December 05: Hundreds of thousands of Afghans have been displaced by Taliban attacks and other violence, fleeing to safer havens within the country. In the western city of Herat, Afghanistan, on December 05, 2014. A bastion of relative peace, displaced people have set up a makeshift camp by a busy road as they wait for assistance. As winter sets in, these families, many with small children, are desperate for food, warm clothes, and shelter. (Produced by RFE/RL’s Haroon Sabawoon and Frud Bezhan)