"I was 12 years old and they came asking for my hand" - A woman’s escape from Taliban Afghanistan

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Since the Taliban came to power, women have been their main victims. Their entire lives are controlled, from their right to education, to work, to marry freely or to dress how they want… Freshta Hakimi is an Afghan human rights defender. She tells us how she fought for her life and had to flee her country to survive.