Afghanistan Analysts Network – English

AAN in the Media

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Tageszeitung, 21 November 2021

In this article for the Berlin daily (in German), AAN’s Thomas Ruttig looks at the highly important question whether the Taleban in Afghanistan have banned girls’ education past grade 6 – and finds a mixed picture, with no official ban, areas where fear and local taleban rulers closed schools, but also provinces where such schools are open and NGOs filling some of the void.