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Afghanistan / Women's Liberation / Fleming Interview #654962

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Nov 15, 2001
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Kabul: Christiane Amanpour) The liberation of the women of Afghanistan from repression by the Taliban featured; details given of the deprivations from work and education; scenes shown from the streets of Kabul and from the hospital. [MAN - comments on the right to education.] The story of the woman radio announcer who was able to return to broadcasting recounted.

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Live interview held with author Anne Taylor Fleming on the women of Afghanistan. [From Los Angeles, FLEMING - says we are reminded of the fragility of freedom for women; points out when you enslave women you enslave a whole country; wonders if the United States will learn to be more outspoken about rights.]

Amanpour, Christiane;
Brown, Aaron

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