Spiegel: ‘There aren’t any mines there anymore’
Welcome to heroin hell! The in-flight magazine of Afghan airline Safi Airways does not mince words. In an interview with SPIEGEL ONLINE, editor Christian Marks talks about dog fighting, war zones and why passengers want the truth.
SPIEGEL ONLINE: Drug addicts, dog fighting and sightseeing trips to war-torn ruins — reading the in-flight magazine onboard a Safi Airways flight to Kabul might make you want to immediately turn back for home. Has your employer ever complained?
Marks: No, he’s completely satisfied. People who fly with Safi Airways to Afghanistan aren’t your typical tourists; mostly they work here. They’re diplomats, aid workers or the employees of security companies. You don’t have to pretend to them.
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