Khalaq – Newspaper of Afghanistan 1979.

Khalaq was a faction of People’s Democratic Party of Afghanistan and was also the name of the leftist Newspaper of the same organisation. The party was established by Noor Mohammed Taraki (1916-1979) in 1965 . In 1966 the Party started publishing the Newspaper by the same name. It was published in Pashto and Dari. After its sixth issue the Newspaper was banned by Government of King Zahir Shah on 22 May 1966.

A Stamp was issued by Afghanistan featuring Noor Mohammed Taraki and Khalaq Newspaper. The 2 afghani stamp was issued on 11 Apr 1979

AFGHANISTAN 1979-TARAKI AND KHALAQ