What’s Life Really Like For Women In Afghanistan?

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Afghanistan is often depicted as a Middle Eastern country that requires women to wear burqas in public, but the real story here is actually much more complicated than that. So what is life like for women in Afghanistan?
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‘Afghanistan: Between Hope And Fear’
http://www.paulaphoto.com/the-book--afghanistan--between-hope-and-fear/afghanweb04/

Afghanistan in the 1950s and 60s
https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2013/07/afghanistan-in-the-1950s-and-60s/100544/

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