The Battle for Justice in Afghanistan

Kimberley Motley Founder and Partner, Motley Legal Services
Tanaz Eshaghian Documentary Filmmaker
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy and Deputy Director, Women and Foreign Policy Program, Council on Foreign Relations
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