Tuesday, March 3, 2009

"I don't know anything about happiness"

"Nadia, 17, who has been living in Akrami's long-term shelter since 2007, recounted that to avenge a dispute he had with her father, her husband cut off her nose and an ear while she was sleeping. She has undergone six operations and needs more, Akrami said."

-IHT article on women's rights and traditional culture in Afghanistan

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