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United States,Afghanistan

20 November 2001

Fox News (USA)

It is commonplace to assume that toppling the Taliban will free Afghan women. But in an unstable country where soldiers celebrate conquest by raping — and where there is currently no guarantee that whatever form of government eventually assumes control will not be equally oppressive toward females — women have to protect themselves to remain free. Afghan women need to exercise the right of self-defense, including gun ownership. They also need to be recognized as a... (

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