John Kerry: "Afghan women on the march"

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John Kerry: "Afghan women on the march"

By John Kerry

On my many trips to Afghanistan as a senator and as secretary of state, I’ve met with a remarkable array of Afghan government officials, businesses people, development experts, diplomats, brave American troops and their courageous Afghan counterparts — all of whom have sacrificed for the promise of a safe, secure and sovereign Afghanistan.

But I come back time and again to one meeting with a remarkable woman — a woman you may have never heard of — who very well may represent a force of her own that could hold in the balance Afghanistan’s long-term future.

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