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Afghan women fearful as US-Taliban deal looms

The historic deal between the US and the Taliban leaves unresolved the fate of Afghan women, whose fragile gains could come under threat as the brutally repressive insurgents seek to expand their influence. Strictly patriarchal Afghanistan has long been one of the world’s worst places for women, but for a relatively small group – mainly […]