At a House in Kabul Dozens of Teenage Girls Gather in an Underground School

Most girls in Afghanistan haven't set foot in a classroom for a year. With no sign the Taliban will allow them back, some families are trying to find alternatives

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Afghan girls read the Quran in the Noor Mosque outside the city of Kabul, Afghanistan, this month.
Afghan girls read the Quran in the Noor Mosque outside the city of Kabul, Afghanistan, this month.Credit: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP
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KABUL, Afghanistan
Afghan girls attend a class in an underground school, in Kabul, Afghanistan, last month.Credit: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP
Afghan girls read the Quran in the Noor Mosque outside the city of Kabul, Afghanistan, this month.Credit: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP
Credit: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP
An Afghan woman attends the underground school with her daughter who is not allowed to go to public school, last month.Credit: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP
A classroom of a Hazara Shiite school in Kabul, Afghanistan, last month.Credit: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP
Afghan girls attend a class in an underground school, in Kabul, Afghanistan, last month.Credit: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP
Afghan girls attend a class in an underground school, in Kabul, Afghanistan, last month.Credit: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP
Afghan girls hold illegal protest to demand the right to education in a private home in Kabul, Afghanistan, this month.Credit: Ebrahim Noroozi/אי־פי

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