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Afghan women's rights: Mother's names recorded on kids' ID cards

Video Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO - Duration: 02:35s - Published
Afghan women's rights: Mother's names recorded on kids' ID cards
Former Taliban commander Akbar Agha says the law is un-Islamic.

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It may seem small, but for Afghanistan women this is another milestone in their fight for gender equality. Last week, the country finally abandoned an age old custom of identifying a person with only..

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