Afghanistan: Taliban touts ‘Islamic system’ as part of peace deal
27 June 2021 | 6:25 pm
The Taliban has promised to "accommodate all rights" of women and men, in line with Islamic and Afghan traditions. Concerns are rising that the militant group will roll back 20 years of progress on women's rights.
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