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New magazine, TV channel give Afghan women a cautious voice

Ms Zikria, the channel's editorial adviser, said: "This is the first time that we have launched a television project dealing with the issues of Afghan women, covering all subjects, allowing women to express themselves whether it is politics or religion."


AFGHAN women are redrawing the media landscape in the deeply conservative country with the launch of a new magazine and a television channel, risking the anger of extremists by giving their gender a glamorous voice.

The teams behind the two privately-run projects have bold...

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