Shaziah plays table tennis for the Afghan national team
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Table tennis scores high with Afghan women

Afghan women have slowly been participating in sports in public since the fall of Taliban rule 10 years ago.

Women in the northern province of Balkh have been taking a shine to table tennis in particular.

Karen Zarindast reports.

Video produced by BBC Persian's Tahir Qadiri.

  • 14 May 2012
  • From the section Asia
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