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World - International
6/6/2023 7:52:47 PM
The European Union called on Afghan authorities Tuesday to investigate the poisoning of primary schoolgirls in the country's north after 77 students were hospitalized.

World - International
6/4/2023 10:10:42 PM
Nearly 80 girls were poisoned and hospitalized in two separate attacks at their primary schools in northern Afghanistan, a local education official said Sunday.

World - Region
3/12/2023 1:12:35 PM
Iran has announced more than 100 arrests nationwide over the mystery poisonings of thousands of schoolgirls, charging that the unidentified alleged perpetrators may have links with "hostile" groups.

World - Region
3/7/2023 9:12:17 PM
Iran announced Tuesday it had made the first arrests in a spate of mystery poisonings of schoolgirls that has affected more than 5,000 pupils since late November.

World - Region
3/6/2023 5:07:18 PM
Iran's supreme leader said Monday that if a series of suspected poisonings at girls' schools are proven to be deliberate the culprits should be sentenced to death for committing an “unforgivable crime.”

World - Region
3/5/2023 7:53:42 PM
A crisis over suspected poisonings targeting Iranian schoolgirls escalated Sunday as authorities acknowledged over 50 schools were struck in a wave of possible cases. The poisonings have spread further fear among parents as Iran has faced months of unrest.

World - Region
3/1/2023 7:52:31 PM
Iran's president stepped in after more than 100 students were hospitalised Wednesday, the latest in a spate of poisonings at girls' schools that has gripped the country.

World - Region
10/5/2022 12:22:45 PM
Iranian schoolgirls have come to the fore in protests over the death of Mahsa Amini, removing their hijabs and staging sporadic rallies in defiance of a lethal crackdown by the security forces.

World - Region
9/15/2021 12:01:08 PM
Shamima Begum was one of three east London schoolgirls who traveled to Syria in 2015. She has said she married an IS member from the Netherlands and had three children, all of whom have died

World - Africa
3/2/2021 6:05:29 PM
Nigeria has seen several such attacks and kidnappings in recent years, the most notorious in 2014, when 276 girls were abducted by the jihadist rebels of Boko Haram in Borno state

Egypt - Politics
3/1/2021 12:34:00 PM
'I pray to Almighty Allah for their release and safe return to their families,' El-Tayyeb added

World - International
2/5/2021 2:09:47 PM
The move was applauded Friday by rights activists, who say non-Muslim girls have been forced for years to wear a hijab in conservative parts of the country

World - International
3/21/2018 2:26:35 PM

World - International
3/30/2016 9:50:12 PM

World - International
10/26/2015 1:31:01 PM

World - International
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World - Region
4/30/2015 11:37:39 AM

World - International
4/14/2015 9:26:47 AM

World - Region
3/11/2015 8:10:41 PM

World - International
3/10/2015 8:28:00 PM

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