Afghan women’s rights

Women's rights and opportunities have improved in Afghanistan over the past 15 years after the ouster of the Taliban. They're no longer required to...
Turkish people shout slogans against the murder of a woman as they hold a picture of Ozgecan Aslan who was raped and killed by three suspects in Mersin city, during a demonstration in Istanbul, Turkey, Feb. 14, 2015. (EPA/SEDAT SUNA)

Turkish woman’s murder spurs movement

Attack on bus rallies women against widespread violence Ozgecan Aslan was the last rider on a minibus in the city of Mersin in southern Turkey. But...