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Afghanistan/ Many Women in Afghanistan Commit Self-Burning


Caricato da  in data 14/ago/2007 – Tens of women commit self-immolation every month across Afghanistan to get rid of their miseries and destitution. according to UNIFEM survey: “65% of the 50,000 widows in Kabul see suicide the only option.”

Here are some horrible pictures of few of the women who have committed self-immolation

Background Music:  “Steps to Peace” – For Deora Bodley, She was killed in terrorist attacks of Sep.11, 2001. Composed by her father.

Find our more on self-burning in Afghanistan at: http://www.rawa.org/self_immolation/index.htm