TITLE

RAWA: Women Standing Up to the Taliban

AUTHOR(S)
Elvin, John
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Insight on the News;9/24/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 36, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the Web site of the Revolutionary Association of Women in Afghanistan. Topics featured in the site.
ACCESSION #
5179492

 

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