TITLE

IRAQ'S HIDDEN WAR

AUTHOR(S)
Dehghanpisheh, Babak; Conant, Eve; Nordland, Rod; Matthews, Owen; Williams, Kathryn; Power, Carla
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Newsweek;3/7/2005, Vol. 145 Issue 10, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on women in Iraq. How, despite religious, ethnic and economic differences, most women want a strong role for themselves in the new Iraq; Threats to women activists from extremists; Observation that fear of terror attacks by Islamic radicals has driven many women to stay home; Details of high-profile attacks on women activists; Role of Sunni Arab extremists in conducting the assassination campaign; Concerns of women about the direction the new government might lead them. INSET: GIRL POWER.
ACCESSION #
16253613

 

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