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October 25, 2011

Timeline of Women’s Rights in Afghanistan

August 31, 1907 Russia and England fight for control of Afghanistan in a proxy war known as ‘The Great Game.’ England keeps much of Afghanistan, while Russia gets territory in what is now Turkmenistan. February 2, 1919 Amir Amanullah Khan […]

October 29, 2010

A Brief History of International Law

From the Geneva Conventions to the passage of United Nations Resolution 1325, women’s rights under international law have emerged as a major policy priority.