Categorie
Afghanistan Women's Rights

Afghan MPs, in exile, pledge to work for women’s rights (John Psaropoulos, Al Jazeera)

When Taliban fighters ransacked Shagufa Noorzai’s home on August 29, she was not there.

The member of parliament from Helmand province had gone into hiding following the fall of Kabul to the Taliban on August 15, as US and NATO troops were withdrawing from the country after 20 years of war.

Afghan MPs, in exile, pledge to work for women’s rights | Women’s Rights News | Al Jazeera