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Afghan Schoolgirls

Winning the War on Terror One Child at a Time

Matt Zeller | Posted 07.09.2013 | World
Matt Zeller

Literacy is not only the path to social mobility in Afghanistan and numerous other countries, it is also the only truly effective long term weapon we have against ilk like the Taliban and al Qaeda.

Afghan Schoolgirls Fall Ill, Poison Feared

AP | RAHIM FAIEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL — Dozens of Afghan schoolgirls have fallen ill in recent days after reporting a strange odor in their classrooms in northern Afghanistan, ...

Afghan Girls Apparent Poisoning Hospitalizes 84

AP | AMIR SHAH and HEIDI VOGT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MUHMUD RAQI, Afghanistan — Officials accused extremist militants of launching a poison gas attack Tuesday that caused dozens of schoolgirls to c...

Afghan Schoolgirls Mass Hospitalization Spurs Poison Investigation

AP | HEIDI VOGT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CHARIKAR, Afghanistan — Doctors were investigating whether dozens of students were poisoned at a high school in northern Afghanistan on Monday a...