Male and female students separated by a curtain at Avicenna University in Kabul, Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: Social media handout via Reuters Male and female students separated by a curtain at Avicenna University in Kabul, Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: Social media handout via Reuters
Male and female students separated by a curtain at Avicenna University in Kabul, Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: Social media handout via Reuters
Afghanistan

Afghanistan: A curtain divides male and female students as universities reopen

  • What happens in universities and schools across the country is being closely watched by foreign powers, who want the Taliban to respect the rights of women
  • When the Taliban last ruled from 1996-2001, the group banned girls from school and women from university and work

Topic |   Afghanistan
Male and female students separated by a curtain at Avicenna University in Kabul, Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: Social media handout via Reuters Male and female students separated by a curtain at Avicenna University in Kabul, Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: Social media handout via Reuters
Male and female students separated by a curtain at Avicenna University in Kabul, Afghanistan on Monday. Photo: Social media handout via Reuters
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