A woman taking aim down the sights of a heavy machine gun
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Pakistan's elite female force fighting the Taliban

Women from the most conservative region of Pakistan are training to fight the Taliban on the frontline.

Female recruits in Peshawar are hoping to become part of an elite police force deployed in the north-western part of the country.

Kim Ghattas reports.

  • 05 Mar 2015
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