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USAID launches program to help Afghan women

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Agency for International Development is launching a program to educate, train and empower at least 75,000 women between the ages of 18 to 30 in Afghanistan. Afghanistan has a male-dominated society where females have suffered repression for decades. The goal of the five-year program is to strengthen women's rights groups, boost female participation in the...