Afghan working women still face perils at home and office

Afghan children attend a class at a day care center at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) in Kabul, Afghanistan May 8, 2019. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

KABUL (Reuters) – Minutes before Mena Mangal, a prominent Afghan journalist and parliamentary adviser, was shot dead by two men in Kabul, she had slammed the door of her parent’s home after reminding them to pay the neighbourhood shopkeeper 15 Afghanis (20 cents). “Mena never forgot her duty towards our home and work. After years […]

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