PBS NewsHour

Afghan women forced to quit work, country for kids' sake

Clip: 01/25/2022 | 8m 22s | Video has closed captioning.

Since the Taliban took over control of Afghanistan last year, the future of the country's women has been in peril. Many girls are barred from receiving an education, and women are prevented from holding many jobs. Back in 2019, special correspondent Jane Ferguson met with a female doctor in Kabul, and she recently returned to find that same doctor now faced with a previously unimaginable choice.

Aired: 01/25/22

Rating: NR

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