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Afghanistan / Women / Living in Fear #960704

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 11, 2010
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Afghanistan: Diane Sawyer) The story of the abused women now living at a secret shelter in Afghanistan presented; scenes shown from inside the shelter of women who were forced to marry & were beaten & a young girl, Bebe, whose nose was severed by her husband. [Secret shelter director Afghan-American Manizha†† NEDARI‡- outlines the statistics.] [Women for Afghan Women Esther HYNEMAN†- says many Afghan men want their daughters protected.] [Air Force general surgeon Maj. Jeff LEWIS†, medic S/Sgt. Lindsay CLARK†- call what happened to the woman barbaric.]

Sawyer, Diane

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