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Afghan women note Taliban shift after Doha talks

WASHINGTON (AFP) - An Afghan campaigner who took part in breakthrough talks with the Taliban said Thursday that she saw subtle improvements in the attitude towards women of the insurgents, who severely curtailed their rights while in power.In a meeting earlier this week in Qatar, the Islamist militants sat down with Afghan representatives and issued a joint statement that called for assuring women s rights "within the Islamic framework of Islamic values."

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