South Asia http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22430/all en Women's affairs official in Afghanistan murdered by car bomb http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/120713/womens-affairs-official-afghanistan-murdered-c Afghan women's fight for equal rights was dealt another major blow Friday by the bloody car bomb death of a regional head of women's affairs, Reuters reported. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/afghanistan/120713/womens-affairs-official-afghanistan-murdered-c" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Afghanistan Asia murder South Asia Women Women's rights Asia-Pacific Fri, 13 Jul 2012 15:08:38 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5711707 at http://www.globalpost.com