Top Taliban leader makes more promises on women's rights but quips 'naughty women' should stay home

Top Taliban leader makes more promises on women's rights but quips 'naughty women' should stay home

Afghan women walk through the old market as a Taliban fighter stands guard, in downtown Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, May 3, 2022. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi) Afghan women walk through the old market as a Taliban fighter stands guard, in downtown Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, May 3, 2022. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)

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