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Frustrated Afghan women turn to self-immolation (Afghanistan)

March 10, 2010


Source: The National HERAT // With the make-up still just about visible around her eyes, Rahima’s body lay alone in a room at the main hospital in Afghanistan’s Herat province. The rest of her was barely recognisable as the teenage girl she had been the day before. Married and aged just 16, she died after […]