Kainat Riaz and Shazia Ramzan with friends
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The Atlantic College students who were shot by the Taliban

When Malala Yousafzai was shot while on her way to school for speaking up about women's education, global outrage ensued.

But little is known about her best friends, now studying in Wales, who were caught in the crossfire.

Kainat Riaz and Shazia Ramzan received scholarships to go to Atlantic College in the Vale of Glamorgan in 2013, but their journey from Pakistan to south Wales was far from easy.

Natasha Livingstone reports.

  • 28 Nov 2014
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