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Asia: South & Central Was Farkhunda verdict just? Many Afghans think not.

Lenient sentences for police who ignored a mob murder shows little regard for women's rights or real justice in Afghanistan. 

Allauddin Khan/AP/File

If the brutal murder of 27-year-old Farkhunda symbolized the endemic violence that women face in Afghanistan, women right’s activists say the subsequent trial epitomized the lack of justice that is often just as common.