PBS NewsHour

Afghan women, girls struggle for rights amid Taliban control

Clip: 08/15/2022 | 9m 3s | Video has closed captioning.

It was a year ago on Monday that the Taliban completed its conquest of Afghanistan, capturing Kabul and sending the nation into yet another spiral of turmoil after the chaotic withdrawal of the U.S. and NATO allies. Now, one year on, we begin a series looking back at life under Taliban rule with the plight of Afghan women and girls, whose freedoms have been snatched away. Jane Ferguson reports.

Aired: 08/15/22

Rating: NR

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