• Inside and Outside the Bonn Conference

Inside and Outside the Bonn Conference

05 December 2011 | Women

Womankind: Today representatives from over 90 countries  are meeting in Bonn to discuss the future of Afghanistan.  The Bonn Conference marks the 10th anniversary of the end of the Taliban era after the invasion by the international forces and the appointment of a transitional government headed by Hamid Karzai in Afghanistan.    At the time of the invasion the UK and American powers had cited the status of women under the Taliban as one of the justifications for going into war.

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