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Indonesia: Meet the women who enforce Sharia Law

Our reporters take to the road with a Sharia Law patrol unit in the Indonesian city of Bande Aceh. And there's not a man among them! One year on after the tragic gang-rape in India, we take a look at whether the treatment of rape victims has improved. And we meet Las Patronas, a group of Mexican women who're giving food to illegal immigrants as they attempt to cross the U.S. border.

By Annette YOUNG

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2014-04-17 women

Breaking stereotypes

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2014-04-03 politics

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2014-03-21 women

Afghanistan's first woman vice-president?

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2014-03-20 women

Changing of the guard

In this edition, as more and more women enter the armed forces around the world, a number are finding the battle is much closer to home as they confront sexual violence and...

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