Afghan MP Malalai Joya continues to criticize her government

Brian Adeba
Published: Wednesday, 09/20/2006 12:00 am EDT

As soon as Malalai Joya walked into the hall, it was clear that she was in friendly territory. The more than 400 students, activists and curious spectators who packed the Marion Hall at the University of Ottawa last week needed no introduction to Afghanistan's most vocal female member of parliament.

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