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Memorial held for Afghanistan's 5,000 missing

30 September 2013 Last updated at 07:30 BST

Afghanistan is holding a memorial to remember thousands of people who disappeared under its communist regime of the late seventies.

A list of 5,000 people who died under the regime has recently surfaced.

David Loyn has been to meet some of their relatives.

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