Malala Yousafzai Pleads with World to Protect Girls’ Education in Afghanistan

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai poses for photographs during the Education and Development G7 Ministers Summit in Paris, France, July 5, 2019. Christophe Petit Tesson/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by a Taliban gunman in Pakistan as she left school in 2012, pleaded with the world on Friday not to compromise on the protection of Afghan women’s rights following the Taliban takeover.

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SOURCE: Reuters – Reporting by Tomas Bravo, Lizbeth Diaz and Anthony Esposito; Editing by Dan Grebler