The long road to become Afghanistan’s first-ever female consul general

But challenges remain, including bringing family here to live with her on posting.

Afghan Consulate General Photo
Nazifa Langaryan left her village and mother at age seven so she could have an education.
Sneh Duggal
Published: Wednesday, 11/25/2015 12:00 am EST
Last Updated: Tuesday, 12/01/2015 8:01 am EST

Nazifa Langaryan is a negotiator and a persuader who does not back down in the face of adversity.

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