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Asia: South & Central In Afghanistan, a girl's killing stands out – for police response

Police have arrested suspects in the recent beheading of a girl, but a new report released today by the UN finds that violent acts against women remain under reported and often ignored.

By Staff writer / December 11, 2012

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The poor Afghan family never took a photograph of their 14-year-old daughter, Geysina, before her life was cut short.