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Heleena Kakar, Afghanistan's 'first feminist' battles on with her women's newspaper

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Heleena Kakar
Heleena Kakar

Most foreign troops are due to pull out of Afghanistan next year. Security questions are still high on the agenda but so are pressing social issues. RFI speaks to Heleena Kakar, a young Afghan woman in her twenties, who calls herself Afghanistan's first feminist. She and her friends have launched a publication for women, called Riudad. It started out as a 10-page weekly, but ran into difficulties and is now a 40-page quarterly...

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