20 Nov. 2001
An Afghan woman removes her burka as " The General Coalition of Women" group
organized a meeting of Afghan women to demonstrate for their rights November
20, 2001. Under its strict interpretation of Islam, the Taliban ordered
women to hide behind head-to-toe burkas, also forbidden to work or study.
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