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In Depth (Women In Afghanistan) #653446

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 16, 2001
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Kabul, Afghanistan: Marina Fazel) The response of Afghan women to post- Taliban life examined; scenes shown of a beauty parlor and by the river in Kabul. [24-year-old "RUIA"- says the Taliban stopped her from becoming a doctor; says she was lashed.] [Radio announcer Hawan UISTANI - says she is happy to work again.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Crawford, Texas: David Gregory) Plans for First Lady Laura Bush to deliver the president's weekly national radio address in order to discuss the situation women in Afghanistan faced under the Taliban reported. [Counselor to the president Karen HUGHES - says the terrorists want to impose their view of women on the world.] [First couples author Connie MARTIN - says people expect more of Laura Bush.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Fazel, Marina;
Gregory, David

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