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‘6,000 Afghan Schools Have No Buildings’

As many as 6,000 Afghan schools have no buildings, adding to problems that children face in getting an education in the war-torn country, officials said. Afghanistan’s education system has made significant gains since the Taliban were ousted by U.S.-led forces in 2001. However, despite of that progress, about 6,000 schools …

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Conflict Leaves 70 Schools Closed in Jawzjan

The ongoing violence has resulted in closure of 70 schools in northern Jawzjan province, depriving 30,000 students of education, a member of parliament representing the province said Tuesday. “More than 70 schools have been closed and 30,000 students were deprived of education and even their families have been displaced to …

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