Thursday, January 11, 2007

Afghan Bill Aimed at Forced Marriage

"Seeking to escape cultural oppression and economic hardship, an alarming number of Afghan women are taking their own lives. The trend has prompted a bill aimed at ending such practices as forced marriages." By Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson, National Public Radio Link to Audio (last visited 1-10-07 NVS)

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