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Afghanistan: Top Taliban leader makes more promises on women’s rights but says ‘naughty women’ should stay home

Kabul CNN – A senior Taliban official reiterated the group’s as-yet-unfulfilled pledge to allow girls to return to high school, saying there would be “good news soon”, but suggested that women who protested the regime’s restrictions on women’s rights should stay at home. Sirajuddin Haqqani, Afghanistan’s acting interior minister and deputy Taliban co-leader since 2016, …

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Payton Gendron: What we know about the Buffalo supermarket shooting suspect

CNN – Authorities said the 18-year-old who allegedly shot and killed 10 people in Buffalo on Saturday afternoon was motivated by hate, targeting a store in the heart of a predominantly black community. Officials said 11 of the 13 people shot by the white suspect at the Top Friendly market were black. Among the victims, …

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