Army offers rare career opportunities for Afghan women

As US and Taliban negotiators wrap up their latest round of talks in Qatar, the return of peace to Afghanistan could be synonymous with the return of the Taliban. Many questions remain over how - if at all - the Taliban's attitudes to women have changed. How, for example, would they react to the hundreds of women currently serving in the Afghan army? In the highly conservative country, the military has become one of the few places where women can have a career. Our correspondents report.


A programme prepared by Patrick Lovett

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