The girls were lined up outside their school in northeast Afghanistan waiting to go in when an odor permeated the school grounds sickening them. More than 80 were hospitalized for treatment.
It was the third such recent poisoning of schoolgirls in Afghanistan, a country where many, the Taliban included, feel that girls shouldn't be educated.
Another sad example of extremism keeping people down and under control.
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