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Kabul : Afghanistan | over 1 year ago  
Violence against females, regardless of age, is a problem across the world. Such violence has in the past been highlighted in Afghanistan, where new laws passed in 2009 aimed to finally...
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  • UN: Afghan Women Better Off, But Abuse Lingers

    Submitted By: INVIGILATOR | over 1 year ago
    ted Articles TEXT SIZE Ayaz Gul December 11, 2012 ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN — Conflict-torn Afghanistan has made progress in protecting women against violence but many still suffer abuse, according to a new United Nations report . The U.N. calls on Afghan ...
  • Afghan Women still suffer abuse

    Submitted By: INVIGILATOR | over 1 year ago
    Associated Press in Kabul The UN report said there was still a long way to go before women and girls in Afghanistan were fully protected from violence through the law. Photograph: Ahmad Masood/Reuters Afghan women are frequent victims of abuse, ...


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