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Women students face new restrictions in Afghanistan

Social media handout/via Reuters

Posted at Sep 07 2021 07:50 PM

Women students battle fresh restrictions in Kabul

Students attend class under new classroom conditions at Avicenna University in Kabul, Afghanistan Monday, in this picture obtained from social media. The future of education for women in Afghanistan hangs in the balance after Taliban authorities have said previously that they will allow women in universities but not in mixed-gender classes to follow strict Islamic laws the government will implement.