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Afghan women take to social media over Islamic dress code • FRANCE 24 English

FRANCE24, 14 Sep 2021
Since the #Taliban returned to power in #Afghanistan, #women's rights have been quashed. Women are being told what to wear, what to study and being segregated from men at universities. After a violent crackdown on female protesters, a demonstration has taken place in Kabul by women deemed supportive of the Taliban's ultra-hardline interpretation of Islam. Images of that rally have sparked considerable reaction on social media. FRANCE 24's Haxie Meyers-Belkin tells us more.

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