Afghan Mujahideen poster

Place Asia: Afghanistan
Accession Number ARTV09094
Collection type Art
Measurement sheet: 34.6 cm x 49.7 cm
Object type Poster
Physical description photolithograph on cardboard
Maker Unknown
Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan
Date made 1990
Conflict Period 1990-1999
Afghanistan/Pakistan (UNMCTT), 1989-1993

Item copyright: Unlicensed copyright


Afghan Mujahideen poster depicting the leader of the Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA), Engineer Gulbabin Hekmatyar with a mosque and flowers above his head and a collage of war planes, Mujahideen soldiers and first and Second World War images of tanks and German soldiers. Australian peacekeepers were involved in de-mining and planning operations in Afghanistan as part of UNMCTT (UN Mine Clearance Training Team) from 1989 to 1993.