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Violence against women declined


violence-against-womenCases of violence against women have decreased by 80 per cent in Logar province as ‎compared to the last year.‎

Provincial Women’s Affairs Director Shima Zargar recently told Pajhwok Afghan ‎News, “This year’s cases were about domestic disputes which have been resolved by ‎families and elders.”‎
She also cited positive change in the behaviour of government officers toward ‎women, saying no case of the kind had been recorded so far.‎