The recent peace deal between the US and Taliban has again raised the issue of women human rights in Afghanistan. Women fear they’ll lose educational and career opportunities.
Serving in the police is seen as one of the ways to achieve an independent career by many Afghan women. But it’s never been an easy one, as Afghan policewomen are often marginalised by their families, terrorised by criminals and brutally killed. See the stories of those brave women who chose to put their life at stake to achieve an independent career.